Bunnahabhain 12 Year

Peated Single Malt

Bunnahabhain // Islay, Scotland

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    84
  • Avg. Rating

    3.7
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 967 )

Bunny, as the distillery is affectionately called, is the most Northern distillery on Islay. It is also the least peated whiskey produced on the island coming in at 3 ppm of peat compared to 55 ppm for Ardbeg on the other end of the spectrum. This bottling is aged in ex bourbon and ex sherry which comprises 30% of the blend.

  • age
    12 Year
  • abv
    46.3
  • Peated Single Malt
    100% malted barley from a single distillery. Dried with peat.
  • Cask Type
    ex bourbon & ex sherry

Tasting Notes

"This bottling is an updated version with a higher proof, formally at 43%. The slightly higher proof helps to wrap everything together a bit better. The notes are nutty, butterscotch, fudge, salt, and a smattering of smoke."

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