OC Weekly recommends, “kicking off with a calamansi sour and an order of lumpia. The cocktail makes great use of its ingredients—floral Kikori Japanese rice whisky, tart calamansi syrup and egg white—to offer something that balances the scales between sweet, bitter and strong. But it’s the egg white that gives this tangy drink a smooth, creamy body.”
“Rice is nothing new to whiskey production. It has been a casual player in experimental whiskies here and there in the U.S., usually as a minor ingredient in one-off bourbon recipes. But to date no all-rice whiskey has ever been made. That is, until now.” – Men’s Journal
“Japanese whisky has been among the best whiskey in the world for a long time now, and these bottles are some of the best drams available.”- Liquor.com
Liquor.com believes it should be Kikori Whiskey in your glass, according to their article, This is the Summertime Whiskey You Need in Your Glass Right Now.