Nikka 40 Year Old 80th Anniversary

Nikka 40 Year Old 80th Anniversary
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Highest bid: £70.00This item failed to meet the reserve.
Lot number: 069-2529

Apologies : The reserve was omitted from this lot]

Released to celebrate the 80th birthday of Nikka this malt heavy blend, 70% malt to 30% grain, contains some of the oldest stocks available in Nikka's inventory.

The oldest Yoichi and Miyagikyo whiskies in this blend were distilled in the days of Masataka Taketsuru and in a lovely touch the bottle stoppers are made from the casks that went into this spectacular blend.

The bottles design was inspired layers of 'Kimono' and the Nikka emblem was hand-craved by 'Edobori' craftsman marrying traditional carving methods and modern sandblasting techniques.

There were only 200 bottles released in Europe.

Distilled: Yoichi - 1945 and Miyagikyo - 1969

Bottled: 2014

43% ABV / 70cl

Bottle Number: 219 / 1000

Please note the damage to the inside of the box.

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

Featured in: The 69th Auction (December 23, 2016 – January 3, 2017)
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