Since closing in 2011, Karuizawa (once, the smallest whisky distillery in Japan), has gained significant interest over the last few years. This 30 year old Karuizawa was distilled in August 1985 and bottled in August 2015 after being matured in an ex-sherry cask #2364. Selected by French spirit specialists La Maison du Whisky, this bottling is one of the "Artifices Series", which feature labels designed by different artists. The label for this bottling was designed by Warren Khong from Singapore.
315 bottles were released. Rated at an impressive 93 points (5 Stars) on Whisky Fun and 91+ over 27 votes on Whiskybase.