NIKKA TAKETSURU, Released in 2014 as Pure Malt or "Non Age" and is a seductive blended malt bottled at 43%. Originating from an average 10-year-old malt blend, matured in oak barrels, including a significant percentage of Miyagikyo, its character combines freshness and fruity with mature aromas influenced by sherry.
Nose: Fresh and fruity, reminiscent of freshly squeezed fruit juice.Fine notes of peach and grape evolve on beautiful pastry flavors.Delicious.
Palate: Full and assertive on coffee, licorice with notes of burnt oak and cigar.
Finish: Long and liquorice with a bit of bitterness which disappears quickly in favor of more melted aromas.
|Distillery||Miyagikyo / Yoichi|