Yamazaki Mizunara 2013
70cl / 48% abv
Taking its name from the Mizunara oak in which it is matured, this edition of the Japanese Single Malt was released to mark the 90th anniversary of Suntory's Yamazaki distillery, the oldest commercial whisky distillery in Japan. The Mizunara wood imparts notes of sandalwood and fragrant aloeswood for a unique flavour profile.
Nose: sweet exotic fruits with honey and spice.
Palate: oaky notes with honey, sandalwood and spices before marzipan emerges.
Finish: smooth and sweet with lingering sandalwood.