This is a 12 year old limited release of malt whisky from Nikka with only 3027 bottles produced. It is distilled in Coffey stills, which is quite unusual as they are normally used to distill grain whisky. Very rare and limited collector's item.
Nose: Strong, nutty, espresso beans, peach, berries, dried orange peel.
Palate: Vanilla spice, marmalade, banana, rum, nutmeg.
Finish: Long, smooth, chocolate, nut oils.
Awards: Limited Edition, recently picked up 97 points and the title of Japanese Whisky of the Year from Jim Murray's Whiskly Bible 2009.
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