BUNNAHABHAIN 1989 AGED 27 YEARS ~ ISLAY, SCOTLAND
88/100 Whisky Base
Nose - Fragrant barley and sandalwood. Subtle hints of orange peel and sea salt.
Palate - Vegetal oak, honey nuts, a burst of fresh white grape and citrus once again.
Finish - Black pepper crackers and marzipan.
Bunnahabhain Distillery was established in 1881 on the northeastern tip of the Isle of Islay by the shore of Bunnahabhain Bay and overlooking the Sound of Islay. Bunnahabhain Distillery is equipped with four huge pear-shaped stills and produces Scottish malt whiskey which is released in blends and in single malt and single cask bottlings. A participant in Feis Ile, the annual Islay Festival of Malt and Music.
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