Made from the combination of the two distilleries of Yoichi and Miyagikyo, this whisky was the pride of its creator Mastaka Taketsuru, founder of Nikka and father of Japanese whisky.
Distillers Tasting Notes: Nikka Taketsuru 21 Year Old Pure Malt Whisky
Nose: Gentle peat with notes of rich dried fruits.
Palate: A luscious balance of baking spices, vanilla, ripe pears and citrus notes.
Finish: Extremely rich and long.
Gold - 2012 International Spirits Challenge