Nikka
Coffey Grain Whisky

  • Distillery:

    Miyagikyo distillery

  • Company:

    Nikka whisky distilling Co.

  • Cask Maturation

    Predominantly made from corn, whisky distilled in a Coffey still is matured in old casks such as re-filled, remade and re-charred casks originally made from American oak

  • Strength

    45% ABV

  • Note

    Produced in Coffey stills, this makes the name Coffey Grain whisky. 95% corn & 5% barley

  • Bottled:

    2022

  • Price

    55

  • Country:

    Japan

  • Region

    Sendai. Miyagi

  • Website:

    nikka.com

  • Type:

    Grain Whisky

  • Volume:

    70 cl

  • Age:

    NAS

0
Very Good

Taste note

  • Colour:

    Amber

  • Nose:

    Bourbon-like vanilla and corn notes with a herbal hint of chamomile.

  • Palate:

    Sweet, fruity flavours of melon, grapefruit and thick syrup, balanced by crunchy biscuits and fresh vanilla.

  • Finish:

    The corn notes, sweet and vibrant, last on the finish.

  • Conclusion:

    Fans of grain whisky should be pretty happy with this, as well as bourbon lovers.

Flavor profile

Spice

Spice

Smoke

Smoke

Citrus

Citrus

Sweet

Sweet

Wood

Wood

Rich Fruits

Rich fruits

Other aromas