Shinshu Mars 2012 Le Papillon
A 4 year old single cask release from Shinshu Mars distillery. The "Ooruri Shijmi" is a blue butterfly native to Japan's Nagano Prefecture. The Papillon (French for butterfly) represents the pure and natural beuaty of the area this whisky is produced in.
Distilled in February 2012 and bottled in December 2016 after maturing in American White Oak.
Hombo Shuzo, the company behind Mars Distillery also owns Chateau Mars winery in Yamanashi prefecture.
Bottle number 386 of 599.