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Karuizawa 1978 Cask #8383 Bottled 2014 - La Maison Du Whisky 70cl / 63%
11 December 2018
A bottle of Karuizawa that was distilled in December 1978 and matured in an ex-bourbon cask. It was bottled in July 2014 by Number One Drinks Company.
This is bottled from cask number 8383.
Karuizawa was founded in 1955 and was Japan’s smallest whisky distillery. In 1959, it became the first distillery to export whisky overseas. Karuizawa distillery stopped production in 2000 and closed for good in 2011.
This bottling scored 92 points on Whiskyfun.com.
Please see images for fill level and label condition. Note wear to the box.
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.
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.