Ichiro’s Chichibu The US Edition 2020 Japanese Whisky 750ml
Ichiro’s Malt Chichibu The US Edition 2020 is a rare and exquisite peated single malt whisky produced at the Chichibu distillery in Japan. With a production run of just 2,109 bottles, it is now a valuable possession for collectors. This third Chichibu US Edition release was matured in 10 casks of bourbon, ex-bourbon, ex-wine, and ex-Chibidaru before being put out in 2020 at 55.5% ABV. It took five years in hogsheads and butts containing a mix of sherry, ex-bourbon, and ex-chibidaru for the whisky to reach its full maturity.
The US Edition 2020 is a complex and well-balanced whisky with a rich, smoky flavor profile. It has notes of peat smoke, vanilla, and honey on the nose, with a hint of citrus and spice. Powerful and rich, it has smoke, oak, and dark chocolate notes with a lengthy, warming aftertaste.
This rare and highly sought-after whisky has received critical acclaim from enthusiasts and experts alike. Critics are hailing it as “one of the finest whiskies ever manufactured” and “a masterpiece of Japanese whisky-making.”
The US Edition 2020 is a must-have for any serious whisky collector or enthusiast. Its rarity and exceptional quality make it a true gem in any collection. While it may come with a hefty price tag, the experience of savoring this exquisite whisky is truly priceless.