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Nikka Taketsuru 17 Year Old

#1 Top Rated

91
  • Total reviews: 9
  • Total ratings: 17

Nikka Taketsuru 17 Year Old

Seemingly timeless depth & character. Both the eccentricity of age and the languid calm that accompanies it.

Suntory Yamazaki 18 Year Old

#2 Top Rated

89.8
  • Total reviews: 15
  • Total ratings: 52

Suntory Yamazaki 18 Year Old

Sensational Japanese whisky. Sweet chestnut, dark burnt cherries, almonds, marzipan & rum raisins.

Suntory Hibiki 12 Year Old87.5#3

Reviews: 19   Ratings: 39

Suntory Hibiki 12 Year Old

Nikka from the Barrel87.4#4

Reviews: 17   Ratings: 49

Nikka from the Barrel

Suntory Hibiki 17 Year Old86.7#5

Reviews: 8   Ratings: 17

Suntory Hibiki 17 Year Old

Nikka Yoichi 10 Year Old83.7#6

Reviews: 16   Ratings: 24

Nikka Yoichi 10 Year Old

Nikka Taketsuru 12 Year Old83.4#7

Reviews: 7   Ratings: 15

Nikka Taketsuru 12 Year Old

Nikka Pure Malt Black83.2#8

Reviews: 8   Ratings: 14

Nikka Pure Malt Black

Suntory Hakushu 12 Year Old83#9

Reviews: 10   Ratings: 20

Suntory Hakushu 12 Year Old

Suntory Yamazaki 12 Year Old82.2#10

Reviews: 31   Ratings: 80

Suntory Yamazaki 12 Year Old

Full list of top Japanese whiskies

We have compiled a report of the top rated Japanese whiskies from thousands of Japanese Single Malt reviews and ratings. Below is a list of the top 50 best Japanese whisky bottlings as rated by the Connosr whisky community.

How we calculate our top Japanese whisky list

The rating data for Japanese whisky products is recalculated daily by analysing average scores from reviews and user cabinet ratings. To be shown in the top rated Japanese whisky list, whiskies should have no less than 6 reviews. The list is regenerated every 24 hours so new Japanese whisky reviews and ratings are included in the calculation. If you're searching for the best Japanese Whisky as rated by the Connosr community you will find this top 10 list useful.