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Yamazaki 18 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Yamazaki 18 Years Old

18 Years Old
Japanese Whisky ~ Single Malt
18 years old
Produced at
Yamazaki Distillery
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Michael Jackson

Quite assertive. Sherry, oily, nutty.
Nutty, sweet, chewy. Cinnamon. Toast.
Oily, perfumy. Cypress? Sweet leaves. A hint of peat. A touch of oak.
Big flavours, and a lot happening, but could be rounder.

Jim Murray

Sweet with a beeswaxy texture.
A slightly battered array of oaky notes limps alongside the strained malt.
Superficial smoky malt notes but out of sorts.
The nose is outstanding, but not a patch on Hibiki 21.
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