Tokinoka

Eigashima Distillery

Tokinoka

$55.00

* Suggested retail price
Product code
13738346
Format
6 x 500ml
Listing type
SAQ Specialty by lot
Status
Available
Type of product
Blended Whisky
Country
Japan
Regulated designation
Single Malt
Region
Hyogo Prefecture
Alcohol percentage
40.5%
Colour
Golden
Closure type
Metal screw cap
Winery's website

About this winery

Tokinoka is produced by the White Oak Distillery in Japan. In 1888, they started a brewery and then obtained a distilling license in 1919 under the name White Oak, the first ever whisky distilling license in Japan. After the Second World War, demand for whisky increased in Japan and, as a result, Eigashima started distilling malt whisky in small pot stills made in Japan. Besides its saké, it was already producing grain whisky known as shochu. In 1984, a new building was dedicated to whisky...

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Winemaking notes

This blend embodies the knowledge and taste of the Japanese (1/4 grain whisky and 3/4 single malt). Soft and balanced with flavors of cereals, vanilla and fruit, make this whisky appealing to a large audience.

Tasting notes

Soft, cereals and vanilla with a long, malty and creamy finish.