Rated 93 - Exotic and tropical on the nose with lychee, papaya, and pink peppercorn. Opulent, round, and fruit forward on the palate with an...
Rated 93 - Ambrosial notes of sprouted grain, honey, bacon fat and orange blossom accompany deeper notes of toasted hazelnut. Exquisite and opulent...
Rated 94 - For Nikka From the Barrel, it’s been a long road to Whisky of the Year. This Japanese blend made its U.S. debut in 2018, but its...
Rated 95 - A smoky nose rises from the glass, but immediately finds harmony with spicy and bold flavors on the palate. Gorgeous expressions of...
This is a single malt from the Yoichi distillery, Nikka’s first distillery built in 1934. The founder Masataka Taketsuru chose Yoichi in Hokkaido...
If you want or need to see examples of how the Whiskey industry has long since escaped the confines of Ireland, Scotland and the USA as its spiritual homes, then look to Japan. Here, you' ll find several Whiskey distilleries of exemplary quality, in