Nice blended Japanese whisky, a definite improvement over the standard Hibiki Japanese Harmony blend. This Master’s Select expression has a touch more oak wood and a good chocolate component though occasionally it was overpowered slightly by the spiciness of the oak wood.
Hibiki Japanese Harmony Whisky Review Category: Blended Japanese whisky Distillery: Various, but likely to include Yamazaki, Hakushu (Malt) and Chita (Grain) Bottling: Official ABV: 43% Cost: £49.99 What they say: Hibiki Japanese […]
Hakushu 18 Years Old Japanese single malt whisky 43% ABV, £159.67 for 70cl from Master of Malt Score: 86/100 What they say: Silky with floral notes. Color: deep gold Nose: ripe pear, […]
Hakushu 12 Years Old Japanese single malt whisky 43% ABV, £73.81 for 70cl from Master of Malt Score: 83/100 What they say: From Suntory’s mountain distillery, nestled deep in the forests of […]
Hibiki 17 Years Old 43% ABV, £89 for 70cl Score: 84/100 What they say: 17 Years. Elegant. Poised. Slowly revealing a clear yet complex equilibrium. Color: amber Nose: peach, apricot, melon, rose, […]
Whisky Review: Hibiki 12 Years Old Category: Japanese blended whisky Origin: ? Bottling: Suntory, OB ABV: 43% Cost: £36.83 What they say The legendary Hibiki represents true harmony. The ideal of perfection, the […]
Whisky Review: Yamazaki 12 Years Old Category: Japanese single malt whisky Origin: Yamazaki distillery Bottling: Suntory, OB ABV: 43% Cost: £64.79 What they say Yamazaki is Suntory’s flagship single malt, multi-layered with fruit […]
Whisky Review: Yamazaki Bourbon Barrel 2012 Category: Japanese single malt whisky Origin: Yamazaki distillery Bottling: Suntory, OB ABV: 48.2% Cost: £68.15 What they say Limited to 1000 bottles in the UK market […]