Nikka From the Barrel

You're a malthead and would never even dream of touching a blend? Try Nikka from the Barrel, it might just change your mind.

You're a malthead and would never even dream of touching a blend? Try Nikka from the Barrel, it might just change your mind.

Details about this bottle Edit
1543
Miyagikyo (Nikka)
Japan
Blended Whisky
51.4%
0.5 l
Original bottling
double matured
Chill filtration - WithArtifical colouring - With
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 8 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Fruit:
Sweet:
Spices:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Honey:
Vanilla:
Sherry:
Herbs:
Floral:
Peat Smoke:
Raisin:
Alcohol:
Caramel:
Oak:
Peach:
Dried Fruit:
Malt:
Nuts:
Chocolate:
Cinnamon:
Grape:
Herb:
Apple:
Banana:
Berries:
Cake:
Cheese:
Clove:
Coffee:
Date:
Fig:
Ginger:
Heather:
Leather:
Oil:
Pear:
Pepper:
Plum:
Walnut:
Wheat:
Tasting
Spices:
Sweet:
Oak:
Honey:
Fruit:
Peat Smoke:
Vanilla:
Zitrus:
Alcohol:
Orange:
Pepper:
Nuts:
Oil:
Sherry:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Dried Fruit:
Herb:
Ginger:
Malt:
Salt:
Maritime Notes:
Cinnamon:
Tobacco:
Herbs:
Cake:
Caramel:
Clove:
Coffee:
Dark Chocolate:
Floral:
Grapefruit:
Leather:
Mint:
Nutmeg:
Plum:
Raisin:
Tropical Fruit:
Wheat:
Finish
Sweet:
Spices:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Nuts:
Oil:
Peat Smoke:
Herb:
Sherry:
Coffee:
Fruit:
Malt:
Orange:
Pepper:
Plum:
Salt:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:
Chili:
Chocolate:
Dark Chocolate:
Honey:
Peach:
Raisin:
Apple:
Cake:
Dried Fruit:

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Tasting Notes 8

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Tasting notes of Agerskov:

Agerskov
27. Aug 2017
Nosing: SpicesAlcoholCloveWalnutCinnamonVanillaOakHerbs

Taste: SpicesSweetSaltOakGrapefruit

Finish: SpicesCoffeeSaltDark Chocolate

Comment: Quite dry on the nose – reminds me of an old dusty library. Quite spicy and complex. Not an entry-level whisky, but very interesting smell and taste. A must-try for the more experienced whisky drinker.

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