Yamazaki 12 Years Old Suntory Pure Malt Whisky 43% Slightly damaged box NV

€ 413,22 (ex Vat)
500,00 (in Vat)
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Distillery Yamazaki
Bottler OB
Serie Suntory Pure Malt Whisky
Bottled for
Distilled date Not Specified
Bottling date Late 1980's
Country Japan
Region Japan
Age 12
Cask Type American, Spanish & Japanese Oak Casks
Cask Number
Alcohol percentage 43
Volume 0,75
Condition In Original Container
Label Perfect
Stock

Professional reviews

BOW (87.5)

Label Before 1990


Tasting Notes by Yamazaki ( Suntory )

Succulent with soft fruit.

Color: pure gold

Nose: peach, pineapple, grapefruit,clove, candied orange, vanilla, Mizunara (Japanese oak)

Palate: coconut, cranberry, butter

Finish: sweet ginger, cinnamon, long finish

Gal Granov (86)

Color: Golden Sunlight

Nose: fruity notes (pears?) , vanilla and some oak (Japanese oak), it has a unique nose in my opinion, slightly differnt than the average Speyside malt. Yet, i cant put my finger on it and say what… interesting.

Palate: Starts with a sweetness, a bit heathery. Next i sense a gentle and welcoming spiciness, which turns a bit peppery towards the finish. Some barley notes are evident as well. It would be interesting to taste this malt at Cask Strength. Wishful thinking….

Finish: The finish is again dominated by Pears and a wee bit of apple puree which lingers quite nicely. The pepper is also there, but in a nice way, combining with the fruity apple-pears combo. A wee bit of smoke? can it be so?!

All in all, a very very good dram. and excellent for its price.


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