“Chichibu” – enthusiasts of Japanese whisky call this name with reverence and respect.
This edition “THE FIRST” is a long discontinued released from Ichiro Akuto, mastermind behind Chichibu distillery, which itself rose from the ashes of the legendary Hanyu distillery.
Fermented in vats made of mizunara (a variety of Japanese oak that is very highly regarded for whisky) and distilled in small stills, Chichibu regularly collects “World Best” awards at the World Whisky Awards in the category Japanese Whiskies.
This Chichibu THE FIRST was awarded immediately the “Japanese Whisky of the Year” when it came out in 2012. There are only 7400 bottles of this Japanese master piece. This here is bottle No. 1876
Well, you can have a most luxury enjoyment when you open and drink it. But this bottle is definitely a collector´s item and a most interesting lucrative investment. Try to find it on the web and you will be surprised how much they cost (if you get it at all).
This edtion is not the US bottling which comes with 59%, This one is the stronger original version with 61.8%. It comes with the original hard card box. Seals are all intact (as you can see on the photos).
The card box and the bottle are in brand new excellent condition
European shipping cost of 18,- Euro applies to continental Europe. Shipping to European islands will cost 30,- Euros
No shipment to USA
- Lot mixte
- Whisky japonais
- The First
- Original bottling
- Volume sur l'étiquette
- % d’alcool
- Année de distillation
- Âge en années
- Emballage d’origine