HAKUSHU DISTILLERY The Hakushu 12yo Single malt 43% Suntory
Boiled sweets, bubblegum and pear drops, these hi hats of sugary sweetness are remarkable , then a kick drum of lemon malted barley thumps through layers of lemon meringue.
Soft, sweet and velvety smooth on the tongue, there is a mid palate of pepper 'n vanilla spice, crisp and clear, with a warm, charred wooded finish that lingers chardonnay style. Outstanding. 92