The Scotch Malt Whisky Society

The Yamazaki

119.5 – Fresh plums dipped in caramel, 1991, Aged 11 Years

ABV 62.2%
REVIEWED Issue 36
Specifications
Brand: The Yamazaki, The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
Expression: 119.5 – Fresh plums dipped in caramel, 1991, Aged 11 Years
Type: Japan Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 11 years old
ABV: 62.2%
Country/Region: Japan
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Bottled by: The Scotch Malt Whisky Society
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Yamazaki Distillery, 5-2-1 Yamazaki, Shimamoto-cho, Mishima-gun, Osaka, , Japan
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Good structure. Dried flowers, dilute orange squash, violet, oak, hint of rubber.
Palate: Sweet and rich. Cooked fruits, marzipan/almond and sweet malt. Oak in balance.
Finish: Nutty and long.
Comment: Has some elegance.
8.3
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: More aromatic. Very fresh, delicate, fragrant, floweriness.
Palate: Lightly syrupy. Perfumy. Very delicate. Creamy honey.
Finish: Very big. Spicy and long.
Comment: Saves all the action for the finish. Very appetising.
8.0
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