Yamazaki is Suntory's flagship single malt whisky, from Japan's first and oldest malt distillery. Aged in a combination of American, Spanish and Japanese oak barrels, Yamazaki 12 year old first came onto the market in 1984 and was the first seriously marketed Japanese single malt whisky. Since then, it has acquired something of a cult following, and for good reason! A wonderfully elegant and smooth single malt that’s certainly not lacking in flavoor
Suntory Yamazaki 12 Year Old Tasting Notes:
Color: rich, golden color.
Aroma: bright, fruity aromas of peach, pineapple and grapefruit with hints of vanilla and mizunara (Japanese oak).
Palate: complex flavor notes with apricot jam, vanilla and berry followe by mild undertones of cranberry, butter and coconut lend more depth.
Finish: Medium with fruit and zest.