Nikka 1998 Single Cask #143228

Nikka 1998 Single Cask #143228
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Nikka 1998 Single Cask #143228Nikka 1998 Single Cask #143228Nikka 1998 Single Cask #143228
Winning bid: £360.00
Lot number: 069-3725

Founded by Masataka Taketsuru in 1934, Nikka is the second largest distiller in Japan. Starting with the Yoichi distillery and then adding Miyagikyo in 1969, Nikka also own Ben Nevis distillery in Scotland. Owned by Asahi Breweries since 2001, the name Nikka is a contraction of Nippon Kaju which was adopted in 1952.

Nikka's Coffey Malt whiskies have proved extremely popular - malted barley which has been distilled in a continuous "Coffey" still, as opposed to the usual unmalted grains. This offering is bottled from a single cask.

Distilled: 30.06.1998

Bottled: 06.07.2012

Cask Number: 143228

60% ABV / 70cl

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