One of Ichiro’s Malt’s legendary ‘Card’ series bottlings from the lost Hanyu distillery.
Distilled in 1991 and bottled in 2010.
Originally matured in a hogshead and then finished in a Pedro Ximinez Sherry butt.
Nose: Dry Sherry, earthy, mushrooms, pine, leather, timber, blueberry. Water reveals a floral note. Palate: Needs a little water to open up. Dry sherry, oranges, cloves, papaya and dry oak. Extra water reveals some cocoa, sugared fruit jubes and cola.
Finish: Medium on rhubarb, sugared fruit jubes, cocoa, a little dry oak then minty.