Karuizawa Shibari

This edition of Karuizawa whisky is dedicated to this part of Japanese tradition, which has changed our view on the art of bondage and has made it truly sensual.

  1. Details

    Karuizawa Shibari
    Type: Japanese Single Malt Whisky
    Distillery: Karuizawa
    Vintage: 1981
    2 single sherry casks
    45 bottles – Nawa – Rope – 60,6 % ABV
    45 bottles – Nawashi – A maker of rope – 60,6 % ABV
    45 bottles – Karada – Body – 60,6 % ABV
    65 bottles – Nawa-do – The way of rope 56,5 % ABV
    Total number of bottles: 200

     

    Packaging: WS Heavy bottle made of glass of high purity and designed by Wealth Solutions creative team, gold painting on the glass, robe tied on each bootle by hand, box designed specially for this project and made of vanut wood.

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  3. About Karuizawa


  4. About Karuizawa

    This whisky comes from a legendary, closed, Japanese distillery. Karuizawa used to produce whisky on a small scale and was rather focused on the domestic market. This continued from its establishment in 1955 until 2000 when the production was ceased. Although whisky is no longer produced, there have still been some casks left, however every year the number decreases. Unfortunately for the distillery, it gained world recognition only after it was closed. As Karuizawa is no longer licensed to produce alcoholic beverages and the distillery building has a new owner, there will be no new casks on the market and no one knows when the last whisky will be bottled.
  5. Shibari - the antique art of bondage


  6. Shibari - the antique art of bondage

    The Country of the Rising Sun is famous for the many reasons. The rich and attractive heritage of Japan has left an imprint on our common global culture in many aspects, even on… world of sexuality. This edition of Karuizawa whisky is dedicated to this part of Japanese tradition, which has changed our view on the art of bondage and has made it truly sensual. Nowadays, many people on the whole planet study the way of using the rope in the alcove, which was born on the Land of Cherry Blossoms in the late Edo period (about 1600s to 1860s), and which is called Kinbaku or Shibari. The first Japanese term can be translated as “tight binding”, and the second as “to tie decoratively”. Karuizawa Shibari edition is a tribute to this antique style of bondage, which involves tying a person up using simple yet visually intricate patterns, usually with several pieces of thin rope. This is the reason why the bottle of this rare Japanese spirits was tied decoratively. This is the way which we show and remind the art of Shibari.
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