Nikka Miyagikyo Single Malt Whisky
Nikka Miyagikyo Single Malt is Nikka’s entry-level whisky from the Miyagikyo distillery. The Miyagikyo distillery was founded in 1969 and is located in the Miyagi Valley, a region known for its pure and clear spring water. The distillery uses chimney and large steel stills heating by indirect steam, thus producing whiskies which tend to be fruity and light.
Nikka Miyagikyo Single Malt is light yet full flavoured with sherry-cask character.æ The nose is flowery and fruity with a palate which delivers spicy, sweet notes.æ This expression is a blend of different age whiskies, including some aged in sherry casks, to produce an enjoyable roundness of flavour.
Nikka Miyagikyo Single Malt is an affordable, non-age statement is the ideal whisky for lovers of Japanese whisky or the perfect introduction for those just discovering whiskies.
Miyagikyo Single Malt is described as soft and fruity.
Using less peaty malt, this whisky is distilled in a pot still heated by indirect steam at a low temperature. Miyagikyo Single Malt has an elegant fruitiness and a distinctive aroma with a strong Sherry cask influence.
Fruity like apples and pears, fragrance of sweet and gorgeous flowers, soft vanilla scent from barrel origin.
Sweetness like dried fruit, smooth mouth feel.
Sweetness of barley, a faint bitter sensation. Gentle scent of barrel softly spreads.
Regular (700ml)/ 45% (Japan)
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