Suntory Old is a smooth and mellow Japanese blended whisky with a complex flavor profile, perfect for both beginners and experienced drinkers.
Suntory Old Bottling Note
Suntory Old, a blended whisky produced by Suntory Holdings Ltd. in Japan, was first released in 1950 and is one of the oldest and most popular whiskies in the country. It is a blend of malt and grain whiskies, with the exact recipe a closely guarded secret. However, it is believed to include whiskies from Suntory’s Yamazaki and Hakushu distilleries.
Suntory Old is a medium-bodied whisky with a smooth and mellow flavor. It has notes of vanilla, caramel, and honey, with a hint of smoke. The finish is long and slightly sweet. Suntory Old is a versatile whisky that can be enjoyed neat, on the rocks, or in cocktails.
It is known as a representative brand of Suntory whiskey, and its bottle shape has earned it nicknames such as Dharma and Tanuki (raccoon dog).
Suntory Old Tasting note
Nose: Vanilla, caramel, honey, with a hint of smoke.
Palate: Smooth and mellow, with notes of vanilla, caramel, honey, and a hint of smoke.
Finish: Long and slightly sweet, with lingering notes of vanilla and caramel.
Overall: A well-rounded and enjoyable whisky, perfect for both beginners and experienced drinkers alike.
Suntory Old Details
|Age||NAS (No Age Statement)|
|Released||1950 (first released)|