Yoichi Single Malt shows the characteristics of Nikka’s first distillery built in 1934. The founder Masataka Taketsuru chose Yoichi in Hokkaido because of the similar environmental conditions to Scotland, where he learned whisky making.
Interested in more reading about the 2 Nikka Distilleries in Japan?
Follow these links to their website.
English website: https://www.nikka.com/eng/