No age statement
Category: Japanese Blended whisky
Product of: Japan
A blend of Japanese malt and grain whiskies, various bottlings of Hibiki, which incidentally means 'harmony', have won just about every international prize and accolade and this 17-year-old is one of the most revered blended whiskies in the world. Read more
Sampled on 20/10/2011
Clear, light golden with polished copper highlights.
Wonderfully mellow nose with bee's wax, tar, cocoa, stewed apricot, dried fruit, overripe banana and citrus zest.
Velvety fruity palate, yet with assertive dry, pine woody spice and citrus.
Long finish with wafts of smoke, dry oak, sherry and bitter chocolate.
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap