The Nikka Distilling Co. Ltd.
Nikka is the second largest distiller of whisky in Japan owning two distilleries at Yoichi and Miyagikyo. The Yoichi Distillery is located on Hokkaido which is Japan's northernmost Island where the climate is apparently very similar to Scotland. The Miyagikyo Distillery is located on Honshu island in central Japan.
In 1934 Masataka Taketsuru established Nikka Whisky, and built its first distillery in Yoichi, Hokkaido.
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jp~2: 40%; 750 ml; Rum & Rye; 100% Matured in Wood; Connexion; Charcoal Mellowed