Chichibu - 55.5%
This single malt whisky is aged for three years and produced by Ichiro Akuto's Chichibu Distillery. The distillery is found in the hills of the Saitama Prefecture. Most of the barley used in this whisky production is shipped from Europe. England, Scotland and Germany is where the barley is sourced yet the distillery has plans to use local barley in the near future.
This is another Japanese whisky which has been discontinued and can only be found at auction.
NOSE - Buttery vanilla and sandalwood
TASTE - Nutty, oily, vanilla with oak
APPEARANCE - Pale gold