SUPER NIKKA ~ JAPAN
79/100 DISTILLER SCORE
This blended whisky is one of Nikka's most popular selling expressions since it initially launched in 1962. Nikka Super Rare Old contains a high proportion of malt whisky distilled at Yoichi and Miyagikyo distilleries. It's bottled at 43% ABV.
Nose - Dried herbs, exotic spice, roasted almonds.
Palate - Light, sweet honey, lemongrass, and a hint of tarragon in new oak.
Finish - Long, crisp, with baking spices.