Gold -- Liquid Gold Award - 2014 Jim Murray's Whisky Bible
A perennial favorite and a must-try for anyone interested in discovering Japanese Whiskey. Hakushu is owned by Suntory, founders of the first Japanese distillery, Yamazaki. The original Hakushu distillery was built in 1973, with another distillery building called Hakushu Higashi (west) added in 1981.
Suntory Single Malt Whisky Hakushu is the fresh and gently smoky single malt whisky with herbal notes that is the revelation of Japanese single malts.