Nagahama Wine Cask x Sweden Cask is an unpeated single malt from the new Japanese distillery Nagahama. The whisky was distilled on 19 September 2017 and matured in wine cask #79 for 3 years, before being bottled on 22 October 2020 at 56.2% ABV. Nagahama is the smallest whisky distillery in Japan. Founded in 2016 on the site of the Nagahama Brewery, the distillery only takes up about 26 square meters. Nagahama is located next to Lake Biwa, the largest freshwater lake in Japan, creating a perfect climate for maturing whisky. Only 501 bottles of Nagahama Wine Cask x Sweden Cask have been released.