Nikka Yoichi Single Malt Whisky
Nikka Yoichi Single Malt a single malt from the distillery.
, the first distillery in
built in 1934. Founder Masataka Taketsuru chose Yoichi in Hokkaido because of the environmental conditions similar to Scotland, where he learned to distill whiskey. Yoichi single malt has pleasant peaty, smoky notes that result from traditional direct charcoal distillation and a salty hint produced by the sea breeze during the aging process.