A Quick Dram: Suntori Hibiki 17

Suntori Hibiki 17 yo
Blended Whisky
Japan
43% ABV
You can buy it here for£59.49

Colour: An amber necklace

Nose: Pears, nail varnish. Strwberries, peaches and cream. Little bit of nuttiness. I spent ages nosing it and got some minty almost mojito notes.

Palate: Bitter caramel, rasberries, pears and that minty hint again.

Finish: Medium and spicy

Overall: The  palate is so well balanced with sweetness and bitterness. Maybe a little sweet on the nose for me at the time though.

Person: I am going to go for Pikachu from Pokemon. This Whisky is sweet, and I bet if you put that little guy on a BBQ he would taste pretty good too…

Chris

I’m seriously considering changing the title of this series from “A Quick Dram” to “Our Peat Cravings” or “Peat It Or Die”…

Lucas

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Judging honours

World Whiskies Awards Judge Spirit of Speyside Whisky Awards Judge Global Scotch Masters Judge Scottish Whisky Awards Judge