Fantastic release by the Mars Distillery in the Prefecture of Nagano. This is a limited release product, finished in some red wine barrels from the same company, giving a bit of tannin and flavour. Superb blended whisky, a must to try.
Casks: Sherry, Bourbon and Japanese Wine casks
Nose: On the nose you are greeted with bright red fruit of cherry and raspberry, followed by honeysuckle, caramel and oak
Palate: The palate is sweet and remains fresh throughout with nougat, cinnamon, cherry, as well as holding delicate tannins
Finish: The finish medium with sweet and spicy with honey and cinnamon