This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.
    x
    Login    Register    Customer service    +44 (0)141 427 2977
    Menu

    World whiskies

    Placeholder

    Taketsuru
    21 year old

    £550.00 Ex VAT £458.33

    ABV: 43%

    Bottle size: 70cl

    Availability: In stock

    Home Delivery
    Click & Collect

    This item is available to collect from our shops below. If your local shop isn't listed please proceed with a Home Delivery.

    TASTE
    Apple Cocoa Black Pepper Coffee Orange Marmalade Ginger Sherry
    DESCRIPTION

    The Taketsuru range is named after the founder of the Nikka Whisky Company, Masataka Taketsuru.


    The Taketsuru whiskies are a combination of single malt whiskies from Nikka's two distilleries, Yoichi and Miyagikyo. This award winning bottling is made up of whiskies which have been aged for a minimum of 21 years.

    KNOWLEDGE BAR

    Masataka Taketsuru left Japan in 1919 to study chemistry at Glasgow University before learning the art of whisky distillation by working at a number of Scottish distilleries and, in 1920, marrying a Scottish girl, Jessie "Rita" Cowan. Taketsuru chose Yoichi, on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido, as the site for his first distillery because he believed that the geography, geology and climate of this part of Japan was most similar to Scotland.

    WHISKERIA
    Find out more about this product in our Whiskeria magazine
    DELIVERY & CUSTOMER SERVICE

    Why choose The Whisky Shop?

    • We value your custom and your order will receive the personal attention of one of our highly experienced team
    • We package your order with the greatest of care
    • Your order will be delivered by a well respected courier company, selected on their track record for customer delivery service
    • We offer a Click and Collect service from any of our 20 stores
    • We offer a choice of delivery options
    • We offer international delivery on all of our products
    • If you have any questions or would like more information, you can pick up the phone to us on +44 (0) 141 427 2977

    YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

    Customer Reviews

    (100)

    5
    Taketsuru 21 year old
    Present for my son who is a whisky collector. He couldn't have been happier and opened it straight away so we could all have a taste! Pleased to say he doesn't just sit and look at it, but enjoys drinking it!
    2015-11-03T21:49:56
    Reviewer: Feefo Reviews
    Posted on 03-Nov-2015