Suntory has been making vodka since 1956, & Haku represents Suntory’s philosophy of craftsmanship, meticulous attention to detail, & commitment to quality. The name Haku means “white” in Japanese & refers to the Japanese white rice that is the origin of the liquid. Moreover, it can also be read as “brilliant” a tribute to the craft of mastering a clear, clean, & luminous vodka.
Haku displays a soft aroma played up by the sweet, delicate, floral aromas of rice. Rich taste that gradually envelops the mouth with the natural sweetness with a smooth finish and pleasantly lingering sweetness.
Haku is made with 100% Japanese white rice. It has 3 distinct steps in the distillation process:
Nose - A soft aroma played up by the sweet, delicate, floral aromas of rice.
Palate - A rich taste that gradually envelops the mouth with the natural sweetness & complex flavour of the rice.
Finish - A smooth finish, with a sophisticated, pleasantly lingering sweetness due to the bamboo charcoal filtration process.