Kaiyo Whisky is matured in very expensive Japanese Mizunara oak casks, with each cask having to be hand made due to the delicate nature of the wood grain. These are among the rarest casks in the world and are considered to be excellent for maturing whisky in.
The majority of this malt whisky comes from one distillery but there is a small amount added from one other, meaning that this is technically a blend as opposed to a single malt. Regardless of that, this is a delicious offering with a delicate floral nose with ripe fruits, vanilla and spice. The palate is silky smooth with a long finish with honey notes.
Nikka Whisky From The Barrel 51.4% 50cl
Nikka whisky from the barrel is made from a combination of matured malt whisky and grain whisky are blended and then re-casked (a process known as "marriage") to create a rich harmony of distinctly different whiskies. "From the Barrel" is bottled direc...
Nikka Coffey Grain Whisky 70cl
Nikka Coffey Grain is mostly made from corn that has been distilled in two of the Coffey Stills in the Miyagikyo distillery. It is a complex, sweet and mellow. Coffey Grain is a great introduction for someone to grain whisky and is part of a ...
Togouchi Blended Whisky 70cl
Togouchi Blended whisky with malt and grain being used. It has peaty notes with chocolate, whilst the grain adds sweeter notes to the balance of the whisky, honey and gentle spice. The finish is long and smooth. These whiskies are matured in a 361...
Akashi Japanese Blend 40% 50cl
This whisky was made at the White oak distillery in the city of Akashi, south of the main Island a few miles away from Kobe. This was the first distillery to be granted a whisky distilling licence back in 1919. Whisky distilling takes place over a...
Hatozaki Japanese Blended Whisky 70cl
This Blended whisky is named after the Hatozaki Lighthouse, the oldest stone built lighthouse in Japan that resides near to the Kaikyo Distillery in the Akashi port since 1620.
A very easy drinking Japanese...
Togouchi 12 years old Blended Whisky 40% 70cl
Togouchi 12 years old has been expertly blended by Master Blender Chugoku Jozo's.. The whiskies are aged in oak and maturation takes place in a 361 meter long tunnel which dates back to 1970, which offers a constant temperature of 14c with humidity at ...
Nikka Days Blended Whisky 70cl
This new blended whisky from Nikka is a subtle blend of grain whiskies and slightly peated. Creamy, fruity and smooth, this whisky will please armatures and connoisseurs alike with its floral and fruity notes. Enjoy either neat and it would n...
The Chita Single Grain Whisky 43% 70cl
The Chita is a 100% grain whisky from Suntory made from a selection of three single grain cask types; White oak, Spanish oak and wine casks. Chief blender Shinji Fukuyo is the man responsible for blending...
Akashi Meisei Japanese Blended Whisky40%
Akashi Meisei is a limited run of Japanese blended whisky bottled for the French market. Meisei means celebrity in Japanese and is distilled and blended at the White Oak distillery near the city of Kobe. The distillery has been making sake since 1679 b...
Suntory Toki Whisky 43% 70cl
Suntory Toki is a Japanese blended whisky that's inspired by the interplay between their cultures' respect for tradition yet also for reinvention.
The nose gives slight herby notes as well as apple and honey. The palate bustles with grapefruit, grape...