Annual limited edition of Japanese Nikka whiskeys, this year celebrates 100 years of the marriage between Masataka Takesturu and Roberta Cowan, better known as Rita, in Glasgow.
The Yoichi Apple wood Finish 100 th Anniversary is the new 2020 limited edition of Nikka whiskeys.
Recall that Nikka dedicates to Rita a famous and delicious Apple Brandy ... a refined Japanese delight.
Like a hundred years ago, master distiller Nikka wanted to combine Masataka Takesturu whiskey and Rita's appliqué brandy in marriage.
The whiskey of the Miyagikyo distillery is aged in the barrels that previously contained the Nikka apple brandy.
Yoichi No Age is a Nikka Whiskey single malt without age definition aged in barrels ex Apple Brandy.
This Yoichi No Age Apple wood Finish whiskey limited edition 2020 is created from a mix of various barrels of different ages all from the Yoichi distillery on the island of Hokkaido.
On the nose Yoichi No Age whiskey Apple wood Finish is young with hints of wood, a hint of smoke, cedar, malt and vanilla.
On the palate Yoichi No Age whiskey Apple wood Finish peat is discovered with a hint of smoke, with notes of orange, green apples and hints of melted butter.
The Yoichi No Age Apple wood Finish limited edition 2020 whiskey finish is very balanced with a hint of brackish breeze.
This Japanese whiskey is the perfect gift to amaze all whiskey fans.
Very few bottles produced.
Nose: clean and balanced, and opens on buttery and caramel hints, vanilla, and just a hint of fruit.
Taste: round and creamy, apple pie, toffee and rye. The taste of tarte tatin persists for a long time.
Finish: Good length, fresh and with hints of cotton candy.
The Apple Wood Finish nikka yoichi no age whiskey can be combined with a floral Padron Reserva cigar.