2017 Ultimate Spirits Challenge

iichiko Special 5 Years Old Shochu (Japan), 30% abv, JPY2469.00, 720 ml

85
Very Good,
Strong Recommendation

Tasting Notes:

It opens with a big whiff of vanilla, butterscotch, and oak. On the palate, it’s buttery and rich, with more oak character and notes of lemon custard. A touch of spice on the finish.

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Cocktail Recommendation:

Shochu Sour: 4 Stars, Very Delicious
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