Wakatsuru Shozou Distillery, a Ji-whisky distillery, meaning ‘local’ and is roughly equivalent to the concepts of "micro-brewing" or "micro-distilling". Wakatsuru Distillery obtained a license to distill whisky in 1953 and has been producing a small amount of whisky on and off since then. The distillery is located in Toyama, the capital city of Toyama Prefecture, Japan, on the coast of the Sea of Japan in the ChÇbu region on central Honshu, about 200 km north of the city of Nagoya and 300 km northwest of Tokyo.
Only 500 bottles made
Wakatsuru Sunshine 25 yo 1990-2015 Single Malt Japanese Whiskey (720ml, 59%)
SUNSHINE 1990 single malt whiskey is made from from cask number 311 & 315, and aged over 25 years, (1990-2015).
Nose: Pear, vanilla, oak, smoke.
Palate: Explosion of malt, taste of lemon sherbet, sherry and caramel
Finish: Long, mellow, smooth
Alcohol % : 59%
Size : 720ml
Made : Japan
Type : Single Malt Whisky