Nikka from the Barrel
This strong Japanese blend aged in bourbon barrels and finished for a further six months in Sherry casks comes from the blend of two Nikka single malts —Miyagikyo and Yoichi — and a single grain whisky.
Nikka from the Barrel was chosen as the best Japanese blended whisky Under 12 years old at the World whiskies Awards 2007 & 2010.
NOSE: Refined, complex. Floral notes of lilac and apricot. Spicy notes of clove and leathery notes.
PALATE: Powerful, firm. Spicy pepper. Develops into ripe peaches, caramelised apple and deep honeysuckle.
FINISH: Long, marine notes and rich