Nikka Miyagikyo

(Meeya-jeeko)

Also known as the Sendai distillery and established in 1969 in the Miyagi prefecture and the second distillery to be opened by the Nikka group after Yoichi in 1934. If Yoichi is the more masculine style of malt then Miyagikyo is the more feminine and often blended together for the well balanced Nikka blends. A more fruitier and spicy house style than the smoky and rich Yoichi and is also used in the award winning Taketsuru range of blended malts and the Coffey Malt that refers to the type of tall continual still named after the Irishman that invented it rather than the hot beverage! And well worth seeking out along with the Coffey Grain whisky.

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  1. Nikka Miyagikyo - Single Malt

    50cl / 500ml / 43%

    A none age statement single malt from the second of the Nikka owned Japanese distilleries and was called the Sendai distillery until 2001and now named after the Miyagi prefecture where the distillery is located in the north of the main Honshu Island.

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    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP5788

    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Cask #66535

    • Cask Wood
    • Sherry

    • Packaging
    • Wooden Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 18 year old

    • Vintage
    • 1996

    • Year Bottled
    • 2014

    • Cask Strength
    • Yes

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP5358

    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 12 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP3326

  2. Featured in the 1001 whiskies you must try before you die book

     

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    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 15 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP3322

  3. The Miyagikyo distillery or Sendai distillery as it used to be known opened in 1969 and was the second to be opened by the Nikka company after Yoichi in 1934.This 10 year old is a now delisted bottle and very hard to find.

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    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 10 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP3328

    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 12 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP1652

  4. Featured in the 1001 whiskies you must try before you die book

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    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 15 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP1651

    • Distillery
    • Nikka Miyagikyo

    • Description
    • Single Malt

    • Cask Wood
    • Oak

    • Packaging
    • Original Box

    • Bottler
    • Distillery

    • Age
    • 10 year old

    • Vintage
    • Year Bottled
    • Cask Strength
    • No

    • HTFW Cat. No.
    • LP1650

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