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Nikka Pure Malt Black Tasting notes and reviews

Issue 124 Out Now

Whisky Magazine Issue 124

David Beckham Interview, Battle of the Blends, Ardbeg Distillery, Japan focus

 

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
Buy online now

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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