Ichiro’s Malt and Grain is a lovely blended whisky from Japan, created by Ichiro Akuto, the Japanese whisky extraordinaire. This particular whisky iss a blend consisting of a “heart of Japanese whisky complimented by the major whiskies of the world,” which includes whisky from Scotland, Ireland, the United States, and Canada - the label describes it as "a worldwide blended whisky". Those foreign whiskies are aged in their countries of origin for three to five years and aged for another one to three years in Chichibu
Aroma: Peach and dried apricot, sweet butterscotch, vanilla cream, citrus zest, chamomile, marigolds, gardenias, peaches, apples, and vanilla undergirded by biscuity cereal notes transition seamlessly to an elegant palate of vanilla, green apples, malted milk balls, and fresh herbs. The finish has
Palate: Toffee first and foremost, with notes of barley malt, gingerbread, tropical fruits, honeyed pipe tobacco lveas, black pepper, roasted chestnut and freshly cut hay.
Finish: Medium length with vanilla and dried tropical fruit.