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Overall rating
90.24/100
votes
34
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Anam na h-Alba (ANHA)
Bottling serie
Bunny's Sister
Vintage
24.12.1990
Bottled
31.12.2011
Stated Age
21 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Sherry Butt
Casknumber
51
Number of bottles
90
Strength
54.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
14 Mar 2012 1:55 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 53,00

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34 × member ratings

48 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 1990 ANHA

6 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.24 points

  1. PX-Michl scored this whisky 92 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      94 94
    • Finish
      89 89

  2. Ed Radour scored this whisky 91 points Specialist

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

  3. Gloin scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Bunnahabhain, as he should be: dirty, not adapted and not immediately accessible, but dusty. You first have to blow away the dust to see the shine. And very sherrylastig, heavy and ripe. A characterful whisky.
    • Nose
      Dirty sherry, plums, some tobacco, cherries, chocolate, motor oil, red meat, mushrooms and earth
    • Taste
      Creamy medium body, hot on the tongue, raisins, beef broth, dark cherries, a hint of sulfur, dark chocolate, pleasant but distinct bitterness, spicy oak
    • Finish
      Earthy warm finish, oak, but hardly bitter, the memory of the cherries and the chocolate, again a little sulfur, long and dry towards the end

  4. checkpointuk scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    http://www.weinkenner.de/2013/zwei-bunnahabhain-aus-dem-jahr-1990-22yo-golden-cask-cm178-vs-21yo-bunnys-sister-27167/ Color: Deep Gold / Amber
    Nose: Creamy Likoer, slightly rounder, more tobacco, smoky, a lot of white chocolate, raisins, caramel and a little vanilla. Then a mélange of delicate orange and Mon Cherie pralines
    Taste: Balanced and creamy, lots of sherry, chocolate, raisins and tobacco. Strongly salty with delicate smoky notes of wood as well as cocoa aromas and nuances.
    Finish: Long, dry-spicy, but still complex with oily mouthfeel. The woody notes are more pronounced and remain in the dry finish for a long time.
    90 points (nose: 90 / taste: 90 / finish: 89)

  5. alectron scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      First of: thick liquor, wet/juicy rasisins, sherry, oak, red wine tannins, concrete & a faint tar note. (88)
      A bit later: still dominated by raisins, oak & red wine/grape tannins, also some red apples & some vanilla & caramel, also a nice waxern & smokey note underneath (extinguished candle ?), (90)
    • Taste
      oily, juicy, sherry influence with some nice raisins & dried plums, a brief dry, bitter & spicy attach (85)
    • Finish
      fading out with a few bitter echoes, but more raisins & dried plums come up, also some cherries, a sprinkle of cinnamon, (88)

  6. tsumcor scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    same cask like "30.000 bottles on the wall" from whiskybase.com:

    http://www.whiskybase.com/whiskies.php?merkid=176&whiskyid=30000

    and also same cask like the "Burns Malt" from The Whisky Barrel:

    http://www.whiskybase.com/whiskies.php?merkid=85&whiskyid=29579

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