Overall rating
Single Malt
Adelphi (AD)
Bottling serie
Stated Age
10 years old
First Fill Sherry
Number of bottles
59.8 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
19 Oct 2011 6:23 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 82,95

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41 × member ratings

40 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 2000 AD

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.13 points

  1. GlenSikkes scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    Tasting Notes by Adelphi;

    Ex sherry butt, 1st fill European oak with a beautiful dark colour. 
    Bunnahabhain usually has a maritime character, but not necessarily smoky. Tasted by over 20 agents from around the globe, our combined international palate found: tablet and treacle toffee on the nose, pumpernickel, hazelnuts, dryish, not as sweet smelling as a Speyside. Truffles were spotted. To taste, distinct saltiness, more treacle toffee, bacon, maple syrup and pancakes – in fact, an entire Canadian breakfast (and no Canadian judges). Caramelized red onion pops up, then Sushi nori and Soy sauce. Incredibly mature for its age. Most unusual for a Bunnahabhain.

  2. avansele scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      95 95

  3. Jonkers scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    This is really a top-whisky! The nose promises a lot but the taste exceeds all those promises!
    • Nose
      Little bit salty. A lot of sherry and oak. Old leather. Brown sugar and very sweet.
    • Taste
      Dry and sweet. A lot of sherry and brown sugar.
    • Finish
      Long and sweet, served by a very pleasant bitterness.

  4. alectron scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      earthy, red-winey sherry,  tobacco, meaty, compost, coal, some traces of sulphur, cockchafer/maikaeffer (?!), (84)
      Later: turning sweeter w thick & more direct sherry notes, some cherries & pastry, vanilla, wet chalk, old books, nice balance now altogether (88)
    • Taste
      dense, sweet & thick sherry, slightly bitter as well, tobacco, rotting wood, peat, black tea, again sulphur of the dirty motoroil/tar-y kind (88)
      Later: less bitter, sweeter, with some chocolate now as well (89)
    • Finish
      tannins remain standing, nice sweetness coming through but still with a dirty streak, red berries, red-wine, earth with a drip of motoroil, turning dry, (86)
      Later: nice sweetness prevails, but drifts off into quite some bitterness occasionally (84)


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