Hatozaki Pure Malt Japanese Whisky is a blended malt whiskey from Japan. It is produced by Hatozaki Distillery, which is located in the Kumamoto prefecture in southern Japan. Hatozaki Pure Malt is made from a blend of malted barley from Scotland and Japan and is aged in oak casks, including American white oak and Japanese Mizunara oak casks.
Tasting notes for Hatozaki Pure Malt describe it as having a delicate and nuanced flavor profile, with notes of fruit, floral, and spices. The oak aging gives it a smooth and well-balanced character, with a warm and long finish.
Hatozaki Pure Malt is bottled at 43% ABV and is often enjoyed neat or on the rocks. It is considered a high-quality and affordable option for those interested in exploring Japanese whisky. Hatozaki Distillery is known for producing distinctive and innovative whiskies that showcase the unique character of Japanese whisky-making.