Nikka Taketsuru Pure Malt
Nikka Taketsuru Pure Malt highlights a gentle malt flavour, fruitiness and extremely well-balanced taste from precise blending techniques passed down by the founder.
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One of Nikka's flagship whiskies that exemplifies a perfect blend of flavors. It's a great introductory whisky into the world of Nikka because of its gentle malt flavor, fruitiness, resulting in a well-balanced taste.
A signature label created in honor of Masataka Taketsuru, Nikka’s founder - the first Japanese who mastered whisky-making in Scotland and brought the expertise back to Japan. The Nikka Taketsuru Pure Malt highlights a perfect balance and complexity from precise blending techniques passed down by the founder.
While remaining a smooth and well-balanced blended malt, the formula further showcases an exquisite balance between elegant softness and deep complexity along with rich mouthfeel and smokiness.
A "pure malt" is a blend of malt whiskies from various distilleries, whereas a "single malt" is a whisky made exclusively from one distillery. A "pure malt" is also known as a "blended malt".
World Whisky Awards 2019 Category Winner