Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve

Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve
Whisky Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve
Country Japan
Type Single Malt
Abv 43%
Rating 81/100
Reviews of Hakushu Distiller’s Reserve
says on November 12, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 77/100
Color: White wine

General description

citrus. spice. mint and herbs. not my preference but not unconfortable neither.

says on May 6, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 78/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

Very sweet, citrus, light

says on January 31, 2019
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 90/100
Finish strength: Long
Color: Yellow gold

General description

Like a refreshing fruit bomb

Nose

light vanilla, hint of peppermint, foggy forest

Palate

light layered, green pear, citrus

Finish

ultra light smokiness(or you may also use oaky)

says on October 14, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 68/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: White wine

General description

fresh in the nose and taste. not too complex and lots of citrus.

Nose

citrus, melons and juniper

Palate

some cucumber and leek. citrus

Finish

not too long, soft and citrus

says on September 10, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 77/100
Color: Pale staw

General description

Has a very fresh taste, quite light and a subtle taste of smokiness just at the very end.

says on August 8, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 81/100
Color: Deep copper

General description

Surprisingly sweet on the palate with a very subtle hint of smoke. The herbal notes are carried over from the nose to the palate. Pleasant and refined and altogether enjoyable, but the subtle smoke was somewhat of a teaser.

says on July 5, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 86/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

refreshing neat. can't catch the peat that some say. young. too pricey for a nas

says on May 21, 2018
Would you buy this again? No
Rating: 74/100
Color: Gin clear

General description

it was ok but no as good as yamazaki

says on May 6, 2018
Would you buy this again? Yes
Rating: 85/100
Finish strength: Medium
Color: Yellow gold

General description

Quite herbaceous, fresh and well balanced. There is a subtle smoke that adds complexity.

Nose

Herbaceous with mint.

Palate

Mint, grapefruit and subtle smoke.

Finish

Light, fresh with delicate smoke.

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Flavour profile

  • Vanilla
  • Mint
  • Spice
  • Grass
  • Fruit
  • Smoke
  • Fresh
  • Aged
  • Peat
  • Melon
  • Lemon
  • Zest
  • Young
  • Sweet
  • Sugar
  • Short finish
  • Pear
  • Pale gold
  • Oily
  • Marshmallow
  • Long finish
  • Light
  • Ginger
  • Earthy
  • Delicate
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