Mars Shinshu, Iwai Tradition, Haru Sakura Cask, 750ml
The limited Spring release from Mars Shinsu, this time finished in Japanese Cherry Blossom casks. The finish their "Tradition" whiskey in Sakura casks for 5 months giving a soft red berry and lightness to it. Read more
PRODUCTION: Blend of 70% malted barley and 30% corn aged between 2–5 years in ex-bourbon, sherry, and American oak casks before finishing in Sakura casks (Japanese cherry blossom) for 5 months. The Sakura casks are sourced from Ariake Sangyo Co., Japan’s only independent cooperage; the casks are rectangular due to the wood not being able to hold well in a traditional cask shape.