A new limited edition bottling of Karuizawa Whisky!
Featuring the ukiyo-e painting “The Great Battle of Yashima” by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi as the label and the wooden box design. This is going to be a set of 2 bottles representing the two Japanese historical characters: “Minamoto no Yoshitsune” and “Taira no Tokuko”.
The story is about a great battle between the Heike and Minamoto no Yoshitsune. When the Heike was defeated by the Minamoto clan, the beautiful lady Taira no Tokuko is planning to commit suicide, however be discovered and rescued by Minamoto no Yoshitsune. She was then become the last Heike Imperial survivor from the great naval battle.
Two casks of Karuizawa Distillery 1981 whisky which aged 35 years have been carefully selected for this special edition, including:
Distilled in 1981 / Bottled in 2016 – Alc 56.7% / 700mL / Total 416 bottles / Cask164
Distilled in 1981 / Bottled in 2016 – Alc 57.4% / 700mL / Total 155 bottles / Cask 4373
Global limited edition. With only 155 full set version, and 261 single bottles of cask 164. The packaging is a full size painting designed with colorful and prestige wooden box.
此特別版選用兩桶來自 1981年輕井澤，經 35 年熟成。
全球限量 155 套完整版，另有 261 瓶（Cask 164) 單瓶，以全景版搭配全景彩盒呈現。