"Foundations" represents the Dream, Beginning, Establishment and Birth of a new era in Japanese whisky.
Akkeshi New Born "Foundations 1" is a vatted blend of non-peated malts matured for 5-14 months in quality first-fill bourbon casks.
Bottled at 60% alcohol by volume to produce a flavour resembling a cask strength whisky.
Akkeshi New Born "Foundations 2" is a vatted blend of peated malts matured between 8-17 months in quality first-fill bourbon casks.
This is Akkeshi Distillery's first peated product.
Bottled at 58% alcohol by volume, the peaty flavour is coupled with a hint of salt blown in on the sea fog and citrus notes.
Perfect neat, with a few drops of water, twice up, or on the rocks according to taste.
Savourslowly to fully appreciate the subtle blossoming of flavour.