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Bunnahabhain 30-year-old

Overall rating
90.11/100
votes
30
Whiskybase ID
WB165996
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2020
Stated Age
30 years old
Casktype
Ex Sherry Casks
Strength
46.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5029704220113
Added on
23 Sep 2020 9:05 pm by MJ23
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 549.41

38 × in wishlist

30 × member ratings

67 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 30-year-old

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.11 points

  1. Likudi scored this whisky 87 points Moderator

    Delicious, but too well designed.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

  2. Brunobaer1887 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
      Seaweed, herbs and a hint of plums. After a while, a pleasant mint freshness wafts around my nose
    • Taste
      88 88
      Very balanced and complex. Pleasant notes of sherry, very well integrated
    • Finish
      87 87
      Overall, a delicious drop but not with the highest recognition value. A whole bottle would be too expensive for me in proportion - even if it is good, no question about it

  3. Dirk_Deagler scored this whisky 91 points Expert Junior

    The nose is outstanding! Unfortunately the rest is not on par with the sniffing, although still excellent palate and ok’ish finish for such a heavyweight... all in all I enjoyed it very much.

  4. Lu Cifer scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  5. tangtang scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    A very tasty old standard with a wonderful nose which is the best thing about this malt. He wants to be cheated for a long time. On the palate it is also very good and intense, but it breaks down in the finish. It is a bit disappointing, but still an excellent malt.
    • Nose
      93 93
      Very nice sherry notes, lots of dried fruits, plums, raisins, a bit old furniture, slightly spicy, later citrus fruits, oak notes, you have to search for the typical Bunna smoke and you only find it to a limited extent. Much later comes the maritime notes, herbs, farmhouse bread
    • Taste
      92 92
      Notes of old oak, dried fruits, plums, spicy, old furniture, very intense, very easily pepper comes for a short time, later becomes slightly bitter and leathery, very slightly oily, very pleasant mouthfeel. At the end there are light maritime notes combined with light citrus fruitiness
    • Finish
      89 89
      intensely spicy finish with notes of sherry and citrus, long-lasting, maritime and slightly salty, somewhat bitter, leather and becoming dry at the end.

  6. Cipidos scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

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