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Suntory

Suntory
Toki Blended Japanese Whisky

Category: Japanese Blended Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: Japan
Alcohol: 43%
84 Points
Bronze Medal
Recommended
$34.99

Suntory
Toki Blended Japanese Whisky

Category: Japanese Blended Whisky

Date Tasted:
Country: Japan
Alcohol: 43%
Straw color. Aromas of nougat, spice cake, candied ginger, citronella, and dried apricot with a satiny, bright, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a peppery, brisk white pepper and soy-glazed nuts finish. Inviting aromas shine in this youthful and highball-ready whisky.

Tasting Info

Spirits Glass Style: Mild
Aroma Aroma: nougat, spice cake, candied ginger, citronella, and dried apricot
Taste Flavor: white pepper and soy-glazed nuts
Smoothness Smoothness: Peppery
Enjoy Enjoy: in cocktails
Cocktail Cocktails: Whiskey and Soda, Whiskey Smash
Bottom Line Bottom Line: Inviting aromas shine in this youthful and highball-ready whisky.

The Producer or Importer

Campari America

The Producer or  Importer
1114 Avenue of the Americas, 30th Floor
New York, NY 10036
USA
1 415-315-8000

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Japanese Blended Whisky

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Serve in a Glencairn Ganadian Whisky Glass
Outside of Scotland, there may be no other country that produces as many great whiskeys as Japan. A few natives began producing whiskeys in Japan in the early 20th century, and armed with knowledge from time spent in Scotland learning their craft, blended whiskeys were born in Japan. Single malts did no come about in Japan until the late 20th century and today they are regarded as among the finest in the world.

The finest Japanese single malts are aged for a lengthy period, from 12-18 years. Styles vary from relatively light to more full-bodied with a peaty quality very much in the style of a single malt Scotch. Flavors range from honeyed cereal to brown spices, leather and tobacco. The quality is outstanding; these are meant to be sipped and enjoyed with a cigar after dinner.

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