Distillery: Mars Tsunuki Distillery & Mars Shinshu
Size: 700 ml
This is the 1st release of Mars The Y.A. making reference to Yakushima Aging Cellars located on Yakushima Island (A UNESCO World Heritage Site) in Kagoshima, Japan. The Y.A. #01 uses Malt Whisky distilled at the 2 distilleries owned by Hombo Shuzo at its Shinshu Distillery in Nagano & Tsunuki Distillery in Kagoshima matured in mostly ex-Bourbon Barrels and blending to create a unique expression.
Yakushima Aging Cellar was established in 2016. This unique expression showcases the complexity of the spirit by blending two different spirits from their 2 owned distilleries matured at a 3rd site.