The Taketsuru range are labeled as “pure malts”, of which Nikka’s two malt whisky distilleries, Yoichi produces rich, peaty and masculine malt and Miyagikyo soft and feminine mixed on the whisky gving it an elegance with complexity. This 12 Year Old is a very well-balanced whisky for its agee, and presents a palate that is unique and exceeds all expectations.
Nose: Stong vanilla scent, floral, red berries, melon, mild spearmint, nutty, lightly smoked
Palate: Sweet, fruity, zesty, creamy milk
Finish: Long, complex, bold, citrusy
Awards: World Whisky Award for 2010, 2011, 2012
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