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Hakushu 30th Anniversary Bottling Tasting notes and reviews

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Hakushu 30th Anniversary Bottling

Brand
Hakushu
Expression
30th Anniversary Bottling
Type
Japanese Whisky ~ Single Malt
Abv
43.00%
Produced at
Hakushu Higashi Distillery
Website
www.suntory.co.jp
Availability
Whisky retailers in Japan only.

We do not have a retailer listed for this exact bottling, however you may find the following suggestions useful.

United Kingdom
Hakushu 12 Year Old £76.80
Suntory Hakushu Distiller's Reserve £45.45
Europe
Hakushu 12 Ans 1997 Whisky Live Tokyo 2010 €1,440.00

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Michael Jackson

Nose
Toffeeish. Fruity.
Palate
Roses. Fruits. A suggestion of milk chocolate.
Finish
Firm balancing oaky dryness.
Comment
A beautifully composed whisky. No aggression, but a great sense of authority.

Dave Broom

Nose
Fairly rich: dried fig, hard toffee, chocolate, light smoke. Rich and fruity with drier notes of sacking, redwood, walnut.
Palate
Firm with positive grip. Dried fruits/coffee grounds sit in the centre surrounded by oak. Tea-like tannins, dry spices.
Finish
Dusty.
Comment
A dry whisky that wakes the palate up.
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