Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Blended Malt
Suntory Whisky (SWh)
Stated Age
12 years old
Plum Liqueur Barrels
43.0 % Vol.
500 ml
New label ('12' on the left side of the label)
Added on
01 jul 2013 2:33 pm

Average value

€ 797.87

14 × in wishlist

43 × member ratings

229 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Hibiki 12-year-old

6 users have left 6 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 85.05 points.

  1. hefefan scored this whisky 82 points Newbie

    Pours light golden.

    Nose: Spicy, sweet fruits.
    Taste: Honey dominant with sweet fruits and lightly spicy.

    Nice drink but agree with it being little overrated and overpriced.

  2. Tuboo scored this whisky 80 points Member Senior

    A very decent Japanese blended whisky. Flavourful, and extremely easy to drink. A great experience. Worth its original rrp? Yes. Worth buying on todays secondary market if you're not a collector, and you want it to drink? Absolutely not, unless money is not a concern.

  3. Sandman scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Honey, caramel, hint of cinnamon, orange, plums, red apple, marmalade, malted barley and glue.
    • Taste
      Little rubbery, caramel, honey, red apple, plums, marmalade, raisins and glue.
    • Finish
      Medium to long, oily, honey, marmalade, plums, red apple and caramel.

  4. Bolloxx scored this whisky 92 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      94 94

  5. Banshieee scored this whisky 91 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      95 95

  6. GLEN MAUR scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      81 81
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      81 81


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