- Appearance : old gold with glints of bronze.
- Nose : refined, complex. Floral (lilacs), fruity (apricots). Notes of spices (cloves) and leather.
- Palate : firm, powerful. Spicy (pepper). Woody (oak). Evolves with ripe fruit (peaches), caramelised apples and flowers (honeysuckle).
- Overall : Marine notes. Ripe fruit (plums, peaches) on a background of woody-vanilla notes.
Produced from a blend of the Miyagikyo and Yoichi single malts and a single grain whisky, NIKKA FROM THE BARREL embodies the expertise of the distillery’s master blenders. Intense, round, and generous, this ambitious, powerful, controlled, high-alcohol blend is recognised for its originality. This is a bold whisky. It seizes you and seduces you. It asserts its own style