Karuizawa – Miyako Odori is going to be a set of total 8 bottles of geisha label; each of them are from either a 1999 or 2000 distilled cask in single cask bottling.
Now the 4 bottles of them has been released, under the series name of “Miyako Odori”.
Miyako Odori is the biggest annual performance for the general public to experience geisha and maiko’s arts, which are usually reserved for a small well-connected audience or the important person. “Miyako” means capital city, while “Odori” means dance; the term literally means “Capital City Dances” (Kyoto used to be the capital of Japan). The performance takes place in April during the Spring time when the cherry blossoms are in bloom