Eigashima Shuzo

Ume (Plum) Whisky Akashi

Ume (Plum) Whisky, Akashi, Eigashima Shuzo [White Oak]

Ume (Plum) Whisky, Akashi, Eigashima Shuzo [White Oak]
  • This sweet and savory whisky liqueur is inspired by the traditions of classic Japanese umeshu (plum wine)
  • Freshly harvested, Japanese ume sour green plums are macerated in matured barrels of Akashi Blended Whisky and lightly sweetened with rock sugar
  • Aged between 6–12 months
  • Brimming with bright plum notes and hints of apricot, raisin, and honey with a touch of acidity on the finish
  • 30.5% ABV

For those that are looking for something fruity, easy-drinking, and unique, look no further. Try it neat, on the rocks, served with soda, or as a modifier in cocktail recipes that call for fruit liqueurs or rich sherry!

Info

Producer:
Vintage:
NV
Country:
Japan
Region:
Hyogo
Appellation:
Hyogo Prefecture
Spirit Type:
Japanese Whisky
Spirit Sub Type:
Fruit

Sizes Available

Full Bottle JP-XES-05-NV 6/750ml

Tasting Notes

For those that are looking for something fruity, easy-drinking and unique, look no further than Akashi Ume Plum Whisky. This sweet and savory whisky liqueur is inspired by the traditions of classic Japanese umeshu (plum wine). Freshly harvested, Japanese ume sour green plums and rock sugar are added directly to matured barrels of Akashi Blended Whisky and aged for approximately 6-12 months. Akashi Ume Plum Whisky is brimming with bright plum notes and hints of apricot, raisin, and honey with a touch of acidity on the finish. Try it neat, on the rocks, served with soda, or as a modifier in cocktail recipes that call for fruit liqueurs or rich sherry. 30.5% ABV.