Karuizawa 2000 Vintage ‘Bullfinch and Weeping Cherry’ 700ml 61.6%
The gold standard for rare Japanese whisky!
Region: Miyota, Kitasaku District
Bottler: Hua Wei, Taiwan
Batch “Bullfinch and Weeping Cherry’’ ”
Release Date: 2020
One of only 498 bottles
Here’s a rare 18-year-old Karuizawa expression from Cask #737 distilled in 2000 and bottled for the Taiwanese market in 2018. Known as the ‘Bullfinch and Weeping Cherry’ bottling, the label features the work of famed Japanese artist, Hokusai (1760-1849). Ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period.
Investment grade whisky!
Karuizawa bottlings are fast disappearing as there aren’t too many casks left worldwide containing such revered whisky making this expression a highly sort after whisky that should appreciate nicely over time.