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    The Kurayoshi 8 Year Old Pure Malt Japanese Whisky (700ml)

    JAPAN
    $145. 00 Bottle
    $1740.00 Dozen
    ABV: 43%
    Tasting note: Matured in a Bourbon cask. Amber gold. Opens a little shy, but develops with a spicy fruity interplay (dried fruits, plums, apricots?) perhaps a touch of grapefruit, then more nutty and sweet-spicy. All very subtle. Silky and mellow beyond its age statement. A deft burst of spice seals the finish. Possibly less fruity than the 3 year old but with a plusher texture. Quite lovely malt. 43% Alc./Vol.