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    Asakura Barrel Aged Shochu Liqueur – Brandy (Cognac) Cask

    $130.00 $125.00

    Barley shochu is aged in shochu seasoned oak for 6 years. The contents of a seasoned shochu barrel are transferred to an ex Brandy (Cognac) cask and aged for a further one year.

    Koji fermentation imparts a distinctively smooth taste and texture unique to Asakura liqueurs. The Cognac cask imparts a complex and mellow flavour which lingers on the palate. A beautiful union of French Oak and Japanese Shochu.

    ABV 40%
    500ml

    Tasting notes: dried raisins, pear, hazelnut, caramel

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    Asakura Barrel Aged Shochu Liqueur – Sherry Cask

    $130.00
    $122.00

    Barley shochu is aged in shochu seasoned oak for 6 years. The contents of a seasoned shochu barrel are transferred to an ex Manzanilla and ex Oloroso casks and aged for a further one year. After one year has passed, the contents from the ex Manzanilla and ex Oloroso casks are blended and bottled.

    Koji fermentation imparts a distinctively smooth taste and texture unique to Asakura liqueurs. Oloroso and Manzanilla barrels impart an intriguing aroma with a light, delicate finish. A rare concoction of casks and complexity, Asakura ex Sherry will satiate your curiosity

    ABV 40%
    500ml

     

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    Asakura Premium Barrel Aged Shochu Liqueur

    $130.00 $110.00
    Tasting notes: vanillins, honey, citrus zest, cinnamon.
    How to enjoy: neat, over ice, Old Fashioned
    500ml   ABV 40%

    Asakura’s taste is a hybrid of Shochu x Speyside – the epitome of East meets West.

    Unprocessed barley shochu is aged in a virgin oak barrel for 2 years. The contents of the barrel are then removed. The shochu seasoned casks are then filled with new barley shochu which will rest in their wooden homes for 8 years.

    Koji fermentation imparts a distinctively smooth taste and texture unique to Asakura Premium.

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