Kurayoshi Malt Whisky
Kurayoshi Malt Whisky at Third Base Market & Spirits
Unveiling the Japanese craftsmanship in whisky-making, Kurayoshi Malt Whisky is a single malt offering that showcases the elegance and balance for which Japanese whiskies are renowned. Procured from the Tottori Prefecture and distilled at the Matsui Shuzo distillery, this fine malt whisky occupies a distinguished space in Third Base Market & Spirits' carefully curated selection, appealing to connoisseurs of whisky and neophytes alike.
- Name: Kurayoshi Malt Whisky
- Type: Single Malt Whisky
- Age: NAS (Non-Age Statement)
- Region: Tottori Prefecture, Japan
- Alcohol by Volume (ABV): 46%
Tasting Notes and Technical Description:
Kurayoshi Malt Whisky presents itself in a translucent amber color, reminiscent of autumn leaves or a setting sun, providing the first hint of its intricate personality.
The nose is an olfactory tapestry of nuanced complexities. Light floral notes are interwoven with aromas of ripe fruits like apple and peach. Subtle accents of honey and vanilla bean elevate the nose, making it both complex and inviting.
Upon tasting, Kurayoshi Malt Whisky offers an impeccably balanced profile. Flavors of dried fruit and spice intermingle, giving way to layers of oak, vanilla, and caramel. There's a characteristic umami note, adding depth and intrigue. The whisky exhibits a perfect equilibrium between sweet and spicy, underscored by its malty richness.
The finish is long and gratifying, revealing hints of tobacco and charred oak that provide a pleasantly smoky aftertaste, rounding off an already intricate profile.
Medium to full-bodied, the whisky offers a texture that complements its layered flavors, providing a silky yet substantial mouthfeel that lingers.
Third Base Market & Spirits Perspective:
In the esteemed portfolio at Third Base Market & Spirits, Kurayoshi Malt Whisky stands as a testament to the exquisite craftsmanship of Japanese whisky distillation. It embodies a seamless blend of tradition and modernity, offering an experience that is both unique and familiar.
This is a whisky for the thoughtful sipper, ideal for those seeking a journey through a landscape of nuanced flavors and aromas. Its position in our selection marks it as a top pick for anyone looking to explore the intricacies of single malt whiskies.
In summary, Kurayoshi Malt Whisky presents an exquisitely balanced tableau of flavors and aromas that capture the essence of Japanese whisky craftsmanship. Third Base Market & Spirits is honored to feature this compelling and refined spirit in our inventory, inviting aficionados and newcomers alike to partake in a singular tasting experience. It is, without doubt, a whisky that demands attention and offers immense rewards in return.