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Yamazaki 25 Years Old Tasting notes and reviews

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Yamazaki 25 Years Old

Yamazaki 25 Years Old
25 Years Old
Japanese Whisky ~ Single Malt
25 years old
Produced at
Yamazaki Distillery

Martine Nouet

Assertive sherry. Rich chocolate. Walnut peel. Dates. Raisins. Prunes. Overcooked plum jam. Burnt applewood. Bittersweet apples.
Sweet at start then astringent wood raids tastebuds, sweeping out the dried fruit sweetness.
Dry, grippy, bitter. A touch of sweetness coming back.
A PX sherry first fill? Fine if you like oak infusion. Clings on your palate for ages. Too oaky to be OK.

Dave Broom

Very deep in colour and aroma. Big, resinous and perfumed: fig jam, autumn bonfire, late-blooming roses, PX, musky. Leather.
Dull and over-wooded. High tannins and over-stewed tea. A tale of two halves. Inhale only.
Bitter bitter bitter. Mouth drying.
Old and over the hill.
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