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Hibiki 17 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Hibiki 17 Years Old

17 Years Old
Japanese Whisky ~ Blended
17 years old
Produced at
Suntory (Tokyo)

Dave Broom

Ripe soft and pillow like with hints of smoke and toasty wood.Citrus leaf, cocoa,cooked apricot,ripe banana, hazelnut giving a crunch.
Toffee sweetness stretches along the palate. Very clean and clear. Sweet with sultana,cherry.
Long and silky.
Relaxed and laid back. This is excellent blending.

Rob Allanson

A waxy quality with gentle notes of chocolate powder,smoke and some burnt oak. A little citrus as well.
Smooth,mellow. Red fruits and a caramel sugar sweetness to it.
Luxurious and a little bitter.
An excellent whisky,well put together.
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