Suntory launches a special edition of Hibiki Japanese Harmony
Perfect designed and decorated with Japanese symbols for luck and celebration
It’s a beauty, this Hibiki Japanese Harmony bottle that Suntory introduced yesterday. The limited edition was created on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Hibiki and will be released on October 1st in selected countries, including Germany.
Aesthetics and the pursuit for perfect form have always been deeply rooted in Japanese culture. So it is hardly surprising that the contents of this very special bottle is not in the focus as the bottle itself. - it probably is the same Hibiki Japanese Harmony since 2015. The bottle shape of the limited edition is the same ribbed one as we know it from this classic , crowned by an exclusive glass .as it is available as standard edition
Traditional symbols on an exceptional collector's bottle
It's the special design that makes this Hibiki edition so special. It is explained in the press release; “The bottle itself is inspired by a traditional kimono pattern and is embellished with the tabane-noshi, a Japanese symbol of celebration that has been added to precious gifts since ancient time”.
A work of art, a gift for the Christmas season, a design bottle - Suntory candidly advertises the artistic edition as a bottling to please the eye? We can’t say whether the price will please you, too - it hasn’t been announced yet.'s item and it is unlikely that many of the bottles will be opened to enjoy the . But why not release a
The Hibiki Japanese Harmony is one of the most popular and well-known Japanese whiskys in Germany. It is a blend of grain and whiskys of the Yamazaki, Hakushu and Chita , matured in ex- and those of Japanese Mizunara . It is bottled without statement at 43% .
Producer’s tastingnotes for the Hibiki Japanese Harmony
Nose: Rose, lychee, hint of rosemary, mature woodiness, sandalwood.
Palate: Honey-like sweetness, candied orange peel, white chocolate.
finish, with hint of Mizunara (Japanese oak).: Subtle, tender long