Nikka

Pure Malt Red

ABV 43%
REVIEWED Issue 68
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Specifications
Brand: Nikka
Expression: Pure Malt Red
Type: Japan Whisky / Blended
Age: No Age Statement
ABV: 43%
Country/Region: Japan
Bottling type: Standard (Distillery or blended)
Tasting notes
Taster   Dominic Roskrow
Nose: Sweet fudge,over-ripe fruit,gentle.
Palate: Smooth,rounded,with a yummy cushion of sweet fruit.Whispers of smokelate on.
Finish: Medium,sweet,satisfying.
Comment: A classy and sophisticated all-rounder.
7.5
Taster   Robin Laing
Nose: Heavenly honey; French polisher's kit, plaster of Paris in rubber moulds. Then fruits coming through (melon,mandarins in syrup) - later biscuit tin.
Palate: Not over-complex but luxurious,thick with chocolate and orange.
Finish: Long-lasting,lip-smacking.
Comment: Moreish.
7.5
Visit the distillery
Nikka Whisky Distilling Distillery, 5-4-31 Minami Aoyanma, Minato-ku, Tokyo , Japan
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