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Nikka Pure Malt Black Tasting notes and reviews

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Whisky Magazine Issue 127

A Focus on Speyside, Allt-á-Bhainne, Kentucky Visitor Centres, Golf and Whisky

 

Nikka Pure Malt Black

Brand
Nikka
Expression
Pure Malt Black
Type
Japanese Whisky ~ Blended
Abv
43.00%
Produced at
Nikka
Website
www.nikka.com
Availability
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Dominic Roskrow

67
Nose
Box of over-ripe fruit left in a coal bunker.
Palate
Boiled lemon candy sweets then a savoury hit of smoke and spice.Earthy.
Finish
Sweet and pleasant,with traces of smoke.
Comment
A delicatessen whisky which quietly earns your respect.

Robin Laing

78
Nose
Beautiful solventy notes of paint box and turpentine;also aniseed boiled sweets and a lady's fur coat on a mahogany cabinet. Morphing into porridge with honey;toffee later.
Palate
Syrupy,mouth-filling,warming,fruit punch,chocolate,hint of mint.
Finish
Smooth dark chocolate with a late spicy kiss.
Comment
Warm, cosy, wrap-around dram.
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Published December 2007.

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