Karuizawa 1991 21 Year Old Memories Of Karuizawa Cask #9106

Karuizawa 1991 21 Year Old Memories Of Karuizawa Cask #9106
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Karuizawa 1991 21 Year Old Memories Of Karuizawa Cask #9106Karuizawa 1991 21 Year Old Memories Of Karuizawa Cask #9106Karuizawa 1991 21 Year Old Memories Of Karuizawa Cask #9106
Winning bid: £840.00
Lot number: 067-4135

Founded in 1955 with a keen eye on producing high quality whisky, Karuizawa was mothballed in 2000 and since then has achieved the kind of mythical stature reserved for only a select few distilleries. During production it solely used Golden Promise barley imported from Scotland - the Golden Promise was considered vital for long maturation. Direct fired stills, Sherry casks sourced from Spain and an on site cooperage all contributed to the high quality of their whisky. In 2011 Number One Drinks bought the remaining stock and it has been instrumental in the phoenix-like resurrection of a distillery that rarely released any bottles during its life time.

This bottling is from the "Memories of Karuizawa" series.

Distilled: 1991

Age: 21 years old

Cask Type: Sherry Cask

Cask Number: 9106

63.7% ABV / 70cl

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Featured in: The 67th Auction (October 28 – November 6, 2016)
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