45% ABV, 750 ml
Number 19 on the Whiskey Advocate's Top 20 of 2020
"This new, higher proof Iwai (pronounced EE-why) was designed for cocktails; however, it’s supple and more than capable as a neat sipper too, with pleasing aromas of honey, ripening pear, barley, exotic woods, and citrus. The palate of honey sweetness, sugar cubes, vanilla, pear, apricot, and spice bows out with honey, breakfast cereal, nougat, and white chocolate. It’s a delicious and unusual whisky from Japan, less aligned with the country’s scotch-like tradition of malts and blends and more similar to bourbon, being made mostly from corn. —Jonny McCormick"
This Mars Iwai 45 is a higher proof version of the original signature spirit, with a distinctive fruit-forward, bourbon flavor profile, distilled from a high corn mash of 75% corn, and 25% barley aged in ex-Bourbon casks.
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