The Whiskies of Islay — Bunnahabhain
Bunnahabhain 12 years old 46.3%
Situated on the beautiful north east coast of Islay, looking out over the paps of Jura, Bunnahabhain is described as the 'gentle Islay', a more approachable style compared to the classic peat smoke characteristic the island is so well known for. The nose is aromatic with a subtle glimmer of smoke and a faint hint of seashore that continues into ...
Bunnahabhain 18 years old 46.3%
The nose on the Bunnahabhain 18 is truly incredible - huge notes of rich honey, nuts, old leather, dried fruits and a hint of sea-side smoke. A distinct umami (the Japanese word for 'savoury', think soy sauce and dried meat) character and a truly to-die-for rich dark chocolate flavour push this whisky in to a league far beyond what its age and p...
Bunnahabhain 1990 'BBR' #1536 47.8%
This bottling from Berry Bros. & Rudd is from Bunnahabhain distillery on Islay. It is 26 years old and from a single cask. The nose starts with the aroma of apples, leather, citrus and wood spice. The palate moves into bright fruits and a subtle smokiness in the background.
Bunnahabhain 'Xtra old Particular' 1988 / 30 years old 42.6%
Distilled in February 1988, this single cask bottling comes from the Bunnahabhain distillery on Islay after 30 years of maturation under the careful eye of Douglas Laing & Co. Filled into a refill sherry butt, this is the classic Bunnahabhain style nutty, rich and fruity with sugar-coated pear drops, lime and peach to be found on the nose. ...
Bunnahabhain 'Adelphi' 2009 / 10 years old #90021 58.8%
This exceptional dark, ruby-coloured Bunnahabhain was matured in a first-fill sherry cask made from European oak, and it exemplifies the big, rich distillery style. The nose is big and striking, with lashings of nose-drying oak, molasses and Oxo cubes (beef stock), and further hearty notes of meat pie.A typical burnt toffee flavour develops, wit...