2017 Ultimate Spirits Challenge

iichiko BLŪ Shochu (Japan), 30% abv, $25.00

96
Extraordinary,
Ultimate Recommendation

Tasting Notes:

Sweet fruity aromas of lychee, ripe yellow apples, and a hint of cherry blossom give way to creamy lemon custard and a good dose of spice in this unctuous, silky spirit. Off-dry but not at all cloying.

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Cocktail Recommendation:

Shochu Sour: 2½ Stars, Delicious
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