Karuizawa 2000 Vintage ‘Japanese Nightingale and Spray of Roses’ 700ml 62%
The gold standard for rare Japanese whisky!
Region: Miyota, Kitasaku District
Bottler: Hua Wei, Taiwan
Batch “Japanese Nightingale and Spray of Roses”
Cask Type: Sherry
Cask No: 7608
Bottling Date: 2018
One of only 479 bottles
Here’s a rare 18-year-old Karuizawa expression from Cask #7608 distilled in 2000 and bottled for the Taiwanese market in 2018. Known as the ‘Japanese Nightingale and Spray of Roses’, 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.