Nikka Pure Malt White Whisky

Blended Malt

Nikka // Japan

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3 out of 5 stars
( 55 )

This whisky is a part of the Pure Malt Series from the Nikka Whisky Distilling Co. The Pure Malt White is a heavily-peated whiskey made primarily of malt sourced from Islay, Scotland. Note: This is sold in 500ml sized bottles and is not currently available in the U.S.

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  • Blended Malt
    Comprised of malted whisk(e)y from two or more distilleries; aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
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Tasting Notes

"There's a savory quality here somewhat like mushroom and perhaps oily fish which is mixed with some berry fruit. It's not oft-putting, however. The wood spices are gentle and there's a malty flavor on the palate coupled with a moderate amount of peat smoke though nothing else really stands out here on the short to average finish."

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