The Ultimate – Bunnahabhain 1997 – Tasting Notes

Nose
Heavy red fruits, sweet, maritime notes, seaweed

Palate
Spicy, pepper, creamy, smoke, dark heather honey, thyme, rosemary, vig, peach, apricots, chili pepper, chocolate, liquorish

Finish
Sweet, herbs, spice, honey, medium long finish

Score
8 out of 10, a very nice dram. Tasted in a masterclass with Jan Beek, one I would love to have a bit more time with, to get the deeper tones. Have to buy my self a bottle I think 🙂

  • Distilled 11/12/97
  • Matured in hogshead for 14 years
  • Cask 5660
  • Bottled 07/12/12
  • Bottle 194 of 291
  • Peated
  • Natural Colour
  • Non Chillfiltered
  • Cask Strength
  • 54,2% ABV
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