Suntory Hibiki 17 Year old 700 ML – 43% – Award winner
This Japanese blend was awarded an “Editor’s Choice” from Whisky Magazine. Hibiki 17 year old is a superb whisky from Suntory.
Nose: Quite full. There are notes of honey and wax, resin and oak. There are notes of gentle smoke and cacao, hints of cooked fruit and a nutty note.
Palate: Sweet and rich. There are crisp notes of mixed peels, raisin and custard with a little zest and plenty of oak.
Finish: Long with notes of oak and cocoa and sherried peels.