Chichibu 2009 Single Cask #640

Chichibu 2009 Single Cask #640
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Winning bid: £420.00
Lot number: 083-4155

From its Mizunara wash backs and small stills with steep lyne arms to the fact that the mashman uses a wooden paddle to stir the mash, Chichibu is a hands-on distillery with quality as an intrinsic focus. With the ground now broken on a blending room, and an off-site cooperage, Ichiro Akuto's distillery, formed from the ashes of his grandfather's Hanyu distillery, is one of the finest producers in Japan.

Distilled: 2009

Bottled: 2015

Cask Number: 640

61.6% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: One of only 214 bottles released

Please note that the carton in this lot does not match the bottle and is being sold as seen.

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Featured in: The 83rd Auction (February 23 – March 4, 2018)