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Karuizawa 2000 SMWS 12 Year Old 132.6

Lot: 239744
Karuizawa 2000 SMWS 12 Year Old 132.6
Karuizawa 2000 SMWS 12 Year Old 132.6
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Winning Bid: £1,100

Karuizawa 2000 SMWS 12 Year Old 132.6

Distillery:
Karuizawa
Age:
12 Year Old
Vintage:
2000
Region:
Japan
Bottler:
SMWS
Cask Type:
Refill Sherry Butt
Bottle Strength:
63%
Bottle Size:
70cl
Distillery Status:
Closed

Karuizawa 2000 SMWS 12 Year Old 132.6

"Night Nurse Nipped By Piranhas"

The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) was founded in 1983 by a group of friends lead by tax accountant Phillip ‘Pip’ Hills as a private members club. The concept behind the society was to source casks from all over Scotland which would then be bottled and made available exclusively to its members. Perhaps the most famous feature of these bottles are the unique codes. Each distillery is represented by a different number and the following digits indicate that particular release. That same year, the SMWS set up its first location in Leith’s Vault buildings in Edinburgh where it still stands today.

Karuizawa produced outstanding whiskies, many of which have received international acclaim. They have released almost 300 single casks which are becoming increasingly rarer and rarer as demand soars.

This limited 12 year old bottling was distilled 31st December 2000.

Produced from a single cask which yielded only 553 bottles.

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