Nikka Pure Malt Black

  • Japanese Blended Malt Whisky

50cl / 43%

Nikka Pure Malt Black

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£38.71 ex VAT

(£92.90 per litre)

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A storming example of what Japanese whisky is truly capable of. A previous batch was awarded a massive 95 points by Jim Murray in his Whisky Bible.

Tasting Notes (2)

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Nikka Pure Malt Black

50cl / 43%

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Flavour Profile


  • Vanilla Vanilla
  • Smoke Smoke
  • Dark Chocolate Dark Chocolate
  • Toffee Toffee


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    Blended Malt

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Tasting Notes

Tasting Notes

  • Tasting Notes by Stuart P

    • Nose

      Earthy and chocolately, with herbaceous notes and peatsmoke, as well as sweet fruit.

    • Palate

      A winning combo of dark chocolate and dark berry fruit, along with toffee and vanilla notes, bolstered by some well-defined peat.

    • Finish

      Rich and strong, the smoke and spice lasting longest.

    • Comment

      Of Nikka’s three Pure Malt series, this is the ideal midpoint. The Red is all about the fruit; the White all about the peat; the Black is, perhaps, the best of both worlds.

  • Distributor's Tasting Notes

    • Fresh, clean, initially not too smoky, then richer notes of peat and vanilla on the nose. Sweet, touches of toffee on the palate, quite chewy with a touch of coffee and light oak.

Customer Reviews

Reviews (11)


  • 4


    Nose of vanilla, caramel and peach. The taste is cherry, peach with a hint of raspberry. A good palce to start with Japanese whisky

  • 4


    It’s good, not as good as From The Barrel but still smooth and I didn’t taste much if any peat smoke at all.

  • 4


    A very good Japanese malt, very easy to drink with 2 cubes of ice. The finish is great!

  • 5


    I was suspicious of Japanese whiskey but the Nikka does not disappoint. It is easy to drink but with enough character to keep you interested. Smoky, clean, just complex enough with a bit of peat.

  • 5



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  • Eco-friendly Packaging

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