The 'Ghost Series' Whisky Collection (11)

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Lot 475
The 'Ghost Series' Whisky Collection
(11)

Sold for HK$ 967,200 (US$ 124,776) inc. premium
The 'Ghost Series' Whisky Collection (11)
Karuizawa-1996-16 year old-#3681 (1)
鬼魅一, 1st Ghost Series. Bottled 2013. Distilled at Karuizawa Distillery

Bottle number 68 of 140. Cask no. 3681, Sherry Cask. Good label.

The enlightenment of Jigoku-dayu - The print depicts Jigoku-dayū, a former courtesan, who is shown the errors of her past occupation by a parade of ghost courtesans.

地獄太夫悟道の図-地獄太夫悟道
該版畫酒標描繪了原為妓女的地獄太夫看到幾個妓女幽靈路過而感悟自己過去不幸的風塵路。
70cl. Single Malt., 59.5% volume.


Karuizawa-1995-18 year old-#5022 (1)
鬼魅二, 2nd Ghost Series. Bottled 2013. Distilled at Karuizawa Distillery
Bottle number 3 of 22. Cask no. 5022, Wine cask. Lightly decoloured and creased capsule. Good label.

Kiyohime - The print depicts Kiyohime transforming into a serpent on the banks of the Hidaka River so that she may pursue her lover, the monk Anchin.

清姫日高川に蛇躰と成るの図-清姬
該版畫酒標描繪清姬在日高川河岸化為蛇妖追求情人安珍和尚。
70cl. Single Malt., 61.9%


Hanyu-2000-Bar Keller-#1702 (1)
鬼魅三, 3rd Ghost. Bottled 2014. Distilled at Hanyu Distillery
Bottle number 24 of 120. Cask no. 1702, Grappa Finish. Good label.

The ghost of Seigen haunting Sakurahime - Depicts the beautiful courtesan Sakurahime haunted by a ghost at the Seigen shrine.

清玄の霊桜姫を慕ふの図-清玄與櫻姬
描繪絕色妓女櫻姬被清玄神社的幽靈纏繞。
70cl. Single Malt., 59.9% volume.


Kawasaki-1980-33 year old-#6165 (1)
鬼魅四, 4th Ghost Series. Bottled 2014. Distilled at Kawasaki Distillery
Bottle number 3 of 60. Cask no. 6165, Sherry Butt. Good label.

Bunbuku Chagama - The story tells of a poor man who finds a tanuki caught in a trap. Feeling sorry for the animal, he sets it free. That night, the tanuki comes to the poor man's house to thank him for his kindness. The tanuki transforms itself into a chagama (tea kettle) and tells the man to sell him for money.

茂林寺の文福茶釜-分福茶釜
故事講述一個窮人看到狸貓落入陷阱,覺得牠很可憐而把牠放生。那夜,狸猫來到窮人的家,為了感謝窮人的幫助,就變成茶壺,讓窮人把自己給賣了來換錢。
70cl. Single Grain., 59.6% volume.


Karuizawa-4 Decades-1960 & 2000 (1)
鬼魅五, 5th Ghost Series. Distilled between 1960 & 2000. Bottled 2014. Distilled and Matured at Karuizawa Distillery
Bottle number 11 of 24. Vatted bottle between 1960 and 2000. Good label.

The Yostsuya Ghost Story - Oiwa reclining with her child on a futon is transfixed by a sash that has taken the form of a serpent.

四ツ谷怪談-四谷怪談
阿岩與孩子斜躺在蒲團上被形似長蛇的腰帶嚇呆了。
70cl. Single Malt., 61.8% volume.


Karuizawa x Kawasaki-Time Slip-1970s (1)
鬼魅七, 7th Ghost Series. Bottled 2015. Blended from 1970's Karuizawa & Kawasaki, Time Slip
Bottle number 22 of 282. Cask no. 6432, ex-Karuizawa cask. Good label.

The Ghost of Taira no Tomomori - Depicts the ghost of Taira no Tomomori appearing at Daimotsu Bay

大物之浦ニ霊平知盛海上に出現之図-平知盛的幽靈
描繪了平知盛的幽靈在大物灣出沒
70cl. Blended., 43% volume.


Hanyu x Chichibu-Double Distilleries (1)
鬼魅八, 8th Ghost Series. Bottled 2016, a blended malt from Hanyu and Chichibu Distillery
Bottle number 6 of 26. Cask Strength. Good label.

The Giant Carp - Depicts Mushashibo Benkei viewing the giant carp.

鬼若丸池中に鯉魚を窺ふ図-巨鯉
描繪武藏坊弁慶觀看巨鯉游動。
70cl. Blended., 60.1% volume.


Akashi-2015-3 year old-#101520 (1)
鬼魅九, 9th Ghost Series. Bottled 2018. Distilled and Bottled at Eigashima Akashi Distillery
One of 500 bottles. Cask no. 101520, Sake cask Matured.

仁田忠常洞中に奇異を見る図
"Shinkei Sanju-roku Kai Sen", Nitta Shiro Tadatsune is investigating a dark cave with a torch. He encounters an apparition.

仁田忠常洞中遇妖怪圖
《新形三十六怪撰》仁田四郎忠常以火炬探黑洞,遇到妖怪。
500ml. Single Malt. 61.5% volume.


駒ケ岳 Komagatake-2015-3 year old-#5141 (1)
鬼魅十, 10th Ghost Series. Bottled 2018. Distilled and Bottled at Komagatake Distillery
Bottle number 88 of 200. Cask no. 5141, Non-Peated Tsunuki aging.

二十四孝狐火之図
在《本朝二十四孝》中,當八重垣姬得知自己心愛的未婚夫武田勝賴要被父親暗殺的時候,為了向諏訪大明神神社中傳說的諏訪法性兜祈禱。在八百八靈狐的保護下,在冰凍的諏訪湖上飛舞著衝過去。這一身紅衣就表現了女主人公既純情又熱情的性格和不平靜的內心世界。


Hanyu x Chichibu Double Distilleries+Peated (1)
鬼魅系列十一 11th Ghost Series. Bottled 2018 at Chichibu Distillery
Bottle number 83 of 129. Good label. Level: into neck.

山中女鬼——新形三十六怪撰 - Demon of Mount-Thirty-Six Transformations

Taira no Koremochi (tenth century noble) subjugates the evil demon disguised as a girl while at a maple viewing party at Togakushi mountain. Plot comes from the noh play from the series New forms of thirty-six ghosts (Shingata sanjūrokkaisen).

平維茂(10世紀貴族)在戶隱山觀楓會上,制伏化身為少女的惡鬼,此情節出自浮世繪《新形三十六怪撰》及能劇《紅葉狩》。
700ml. Single Malt., 61.3% volume.


秩父 Chichibu-2009-10 year old-#554 (1)
鬼魅系列十二 12th Ghost Series. Bottled 2019. Distilled and Bottled at Chichibu Distillery
Bottle number 83 of 157. Cask no. 5545, Bourbon barrel. In original carton.

The Ghost of Okiku at Sarayashiki
"Shinkei Sanju-roku Kai Sen" (New Thirty-six Ghosts) Ghost of Okiku in the kabuki play, "Bancho Sara-yashiki". A maid servant, Okiku, was accused of breaking one of the ten precious plates of her master. She was killed and her body was thrown into an old well. Ever since, her ghost rises from the well every night and counts from one to nine looking for the missing plate, number ten!.

皿屋敷菊乃靈
《新形三十六怪撰》畫作,描繪歌舞伎作品《番町皿屋敷》裡阿菊的亡靈。女僕阿菊遭指控打碎主人十個珍貴盤子之一,因而被殺,屍體被扔進一口老井。從此,她的鬼魂每晚都從井裡升起,從一數到九,呼喚那遺失了的第十個盤子!

700ml. Single Malt. 61.9% volume.
various abv. volume.
11 bottles
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