Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Relaunched in summer 2010 with a new smoked glass replacing the old emerald green bottle and a jump in strength to 46.3%. Since the change Bunnahabhain 12 Year Old has been bottled without chill-filtration or added colouring.
Sampled on 29/09/2014
Clear, light to mid golden amber.
Butterscotch, faint smoke, nut and vanilla with citrus, apple and sea spray. Water amplifies smokiness.
Faintly sweet with nutty sherry, sultana and faint marine saltiness. Water reveals fruitcake and festive spice.
Sherry, nuts, cut grass and brine.
Closure: Natural cork stopper