Nikka Tsuru Ceramic Decanter 17 Year Old

Nikka Tsuru Ceramic Decanter 17 Year Old
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Nikka Tsuru Ceramic Decanter 17 Year OldNikka Tsuru Ceramic Decanter 17 Year OldNikka Tsuru Ceramic Decanter 17 Year Old
Winning bid: £230.00
Lot number: 0630034

Masataka Taketsuru is known as grand father of the Japanese whisky industry. As a young man he travelled to Scotland to study Organic Chemistry at University of Glasgow during the summer of 1919. Later started working in Hazelburn before it was absorbed by Springbank.

Tsuru means crane in Japanese and surprisingly the decanter have been decorated with cranes. As we all know Nikka is discontinuing a lot of their older releases and age statements this one is included in this. This crane is going to be missed.

Age: 17 years old

43% ABV / 70cl

Please examine the images of the bottle, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Featured in: The 63rd Auction (June 24 – July 3, 2016)
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