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Karuizawa 1981 31 Year Old Noh Cask 4676 Bottled 2012 - Number One Drinks 70cl / 58.6%
A bottle of Karuizawa 31 Year Old Japanese Single Malt Whisky from the Noh series. This was distilled in 1981, matured in a single sherry butt and bottled in 2012 for Number One Drinks.
This is one of 186 bottles; it was bottled from cask number 4676.
Karuizawa was founded in 1955 and was Japan’s smallest whisky distillery. In 1959, it became the first distillery to export whisky overseas. Sadly, Karuizawa distillery stopped production in 2000 and closed for good in 2011.
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The Whisky.Auction team has inspected this lot and found it to be suitable for sale. However, please note the absence of a condition statement does not imply that this lot is in perfect condition or free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing. Older bottles often contain small amounts of sediment. We cannot guarantee that the contents of this bottle will be free from the effects of age, cork taint, oxidation or other faults.
This bottle does not appear to be leaking. While we take every care to pack bottles securely we cannot guarantee that old corks and closures will not leak in transit.