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- Country: Japan
- Distillery status: Closed
- Type: Single Malt Whisky
- Bottles Produced: 500
- Size: 70cl
- Delivery weight: 2.00kg
- Strength: 60.5%
About the distillery
Karuizawa distillery was a Japanese whisky distillery. It was located at Miyota, a town on the southern slopes of an active complex volcano, Mount Asama, in Kitasaku District, Nagano Prefecture, Japan.
Established in 1955, the distillery began production in 1956. It was owned by Mercian Corporation and was the smallest in Japan. It was mothballed in 2000, and closed in 2011; the land on which it had stood was sold in 2012.
This bottle comes from the collection which consists of the sought after 1999 - 2000 Vintage range, produced in very small numbers.
Cask no. 7834 (Sherry cask) was distilled in 2000 and bottled in 2018 at 60.5% ABV. Limited to only 500 bottles.
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