Indulge in the depth of Japanese tradition with Asakura Premium Barrel Aged Shochu, a spirit originating from the heart of Fukuoka, Japan. This pure barley shochu has been meticulously aged in American Oak Barrels for a remarkable eight years. Immerse yourself in the symphony of flavors and aromas that pay homage to the rich heritage and artistry of Asakura.
This distinguished shochu boasts a warm, amber hue, evoking the time-honored essence of aged oak and tradition. As you draw near to the glass, you’ll be welcomed by a complex and inviting aroma, a tapestry of sandalwood, manuka honey, hints of orange zest, and a touch of cinnamon. On the palate, it offers a velvety and smooth mouthfeel, with notes reminiscent of Werther’s Original toffee, vanilla sponge cake, the delicate sweetness of honeysuckle, subtle satsuma, all gracefully balanced with light wood and warm spices. The experience concludes with a superbly harmonized, gentle, and soothing finish.
This versatile shochu is a captivating companion for an array of occasions. Savor it as a standalone spirit to pay homage to the traditional roots of shochu or utilize it in crafting cocktails that accentuate its distinctive character. Asakura Premium Barrel Aged Shochu encapsulates the spirit of Asakura’s commitment to preserving tradition while boldly venturing into the realm of innovation.
Celebrate the essence of shochu tradition with Asakura Premium Barrel Aged Shochu. Secure your bottle today and immerse yourself in the narrative of this exceptional and exquisitely crafted spirit. Order now and elevate your drinking experience with a taste of this remarkable and flavorsome creation.