Nikka Yoichi Sherry & Sweet

Peated Single Malt

Nikka // Japan

RARE
  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    87
  • Avg. Rating

    3.86
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 9 )

The Yoichi Sherry & Sweet is only available for purchase from the distillery in Hokkaido. The distillery exclusive series takes a new approach to NAS single malts, by clearly stating the expected notes and flavours on the label. Nikka's Miyagikyo distillery done the same with their own range of distillery exclusives.

  • age
    NAS
  • abv
    55.0
  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type

Tasting Notes

"The nose transports you to a campfire, as dried fruit aromas start to emerge. The palate brings the Yoichi's strong, peat-forward, earthy character, alongside rich raisins, Christmas cake, and winter spice. The finish is long, with lingering spice and smoke. "

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Flavor Profile

Sweet & Smoky