【New Item】Single Malt Saburomaru III THE EMPRESS

Single Malt Saburomaru III THE EMPRESS,” the fourth in the Single Malt Saburomaru series, will be released by Saburomaru Distillery on November 24, 2023.

Saburomaru Distillery has released information on the release of new products “Saburomaru III THE EMPRESS” and “Saburomaru III THE EMPRESS Cask Strength”.

This is the fourth release following “Saburomaru 0 THE FOOL” released in 2020, “Saburomaru I THE MAGICIAN” released in 2021, and “Saburomaru II THE HIGH PRIESTESS” released in 2021.

This will be the first single malt whisky from the Saburomaru Distillery to use Islay peat.

Lottery applications for “Saburomaru III THE EMPRESS Cask Strength” have been accepted at the Wakatsuru Shuzo online store “Me and ALC” since Thursday, November 17. Information on how to apply for the lottery will be provided later in the article.

MSRP 14,850 yen (tax included)
Release date November 24, 2023
volume content 700ml
alcohol content (usu. expressed per cent) 48%
Label design The label design for this work is “The Empress”.

The motif is based on Tarot cards (consisting of 22 Major Arcana and 56 Minor Arcana), with the third of the 22 Major Arcana, THE EMPRESS, adopted. It represents the trinity of the fertile earth by Ira Pete, the wooden vat that has been aged for many years, and the water that has been carefully polished.

The work was created by Yukie Kano, a paper cut artist from Himi City.

Prices offered
At “BAR SHINKAI”, we offer small quantities such as 45ml: 4,290 yen, 30ml: 2,860 yen, 15ml: 1,430 yen per glass.

For more information onSingle Malt Saburomaru III THE EMPRESSsee this article.

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