Nikka Yoichi 12 Year Old
Whisky Region: Japanese Whisky
NIKKA YOICHI 12 YEAR OLD, a single malt elaborated in the Yoichi distillery on the island of Hokkaido. Of remarkable finesse, Yoichi 12 years comes from a large percentage of barrels containing sherry beforehand. Although its peaty character is undeniable, it has an astonishing maturity for a 12 year old whiskey with delicate floral notes that bring it a surplus of complexity.Nose: Gentle smoke and a few notes of sherry and dried fruit.
Palate: Deliciously creamy and rich on sherry and hazelnuts. The malt is delicately accompanied by peat.
Finish: Long oak barrels and spices.