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Bunnahabhain 12-year-old

Overall rating
84.16/100
votes
124
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Islay Malt Scotch Whisky
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottle code
L983Y 11:12 11:12
Barcode
5010314770105
Added on
30 Aug 2010 6:39 pm

Average value

€ 123.78

5 × in wishlist

124 × member ratings

241 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 12-year-old

9 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.16 points

  1. Allandale scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    A light-medium body. Firm
    • Nose
      Remarkably  fresh, sweet, sea-air  aroma.
    • Taste
      Gentle, clean , nutty-malty  sweetness.
    • Finish
      Very full flavour development . Refreshing.

  2. JacobaEd scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  3. lincolnimp scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    A good dram not complicated in any way, by enjoyable for its simplicity.
    • Nose
      Sherry (pale cream variety), brine, slight blackcurrant and a little creosote.
    • Taste
      Thick, mouth coating, still getting brine, currant buns and warm brioche also.
    • Finish
      Quite long on hints of cinnamon

  4. lincolnimp scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      83 83

  5. Peter(TTMC) scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    Very good whisky. I only had a sample i wish it was a bottle.
    • Taste
      Nuts, Raisins,  liquorice , herbs, laurel
    • Finish
      Medium long fresh with again laurel, flowers, and ends lightly with the taste of the sea.

  6. Cast Olila scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      80 80

  7. Edwin de Lange scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    A classic!

  8. The Macallan scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Very nice as an aperitif or at the end of a Summer/Autumn evening.
    This version probably has its own secrets!! Quite some refill has been used here.
    • Nose
      Slightly sweet, slightly briny, a hint of vanilla and sherry.
    • Taste
      Sweet, salty and some spices like nutmeg perhaps! Very mature.
    • Finish
       Sweet start, slightly peppery and lingering.

  9. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    according the sample approx. 1975
    N: malty, creamy, floral, butter and fruity - peach/nectarine
    T: oily, biscuit, fruity - soft fruit, tobacco, woody, some smoke and nuts
    F: medium, honey, biscuit again, oily and later raisins
    compared with Bunnahabhain 12 yrs. 2011

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