From the Hakushu distillery in the foothills of Mount Kaikomagatake comes their Distiller's Reserve single malt whisky, a no-age-statement expression, that captures the smoky, herbaceous characteristics of their whiskies. Both lightly-peated and heavily-peated malts were used for this complex and deeply enjoyable whisky. One of two Spring 2014 release from Suntory.
Peppermint, pine and pleasant grassy notes along with cucumber and melon on the nose. Flavours of sweet mint and citrus zest and a waft of smoke appears during the long finish.