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Chichibu 2012 Single Bourbon Cask #2341 / LMDW

Lot: 6138486

Chichibu 2012 Single Bourbon Cask #2341 / LMDW

Winning Bid: £1,105

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Lot:
Distillery: 
Chichibu
Age: 
N/A
Vintage: 
2012
Region: 
Japan
Bottler: 
Official
Cask Type: 
1st Fill ex-Bourbon
Bottled Strength: 
62.4%
Bottle Size: 
70cl
Distillery Status: 
Operational
product Details

Chichibu 2012 Single Bourbon Cask #2341 / LMDW

Chichibu distillery in Saitama, Japan was opened in 2008, and was the country’s first new distillery since Suntory opened Hakushu back in 1973. Chichibu was the brainchild of Ichiro Akuto, grandson of the founder of the legendary Hanyu distillery. The Ichiro’s Malt brand appeared in 2005 and rose to fame through the bottling of the last casks from Hanyu, particularly the sought after ‘Card’ series. The first Chichibu releases appeared under it in 2011.

This whisky was distilled in 2012 and aged in first-fill ex-Bourbon barrel #2341 before being bottled for legendary French spirit merchants La Maison du Whisky.

The label features artwork by Orane Sigal and is part of a series titled "The Carnival of Animals".

One of 191 bottles.

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