Overall rating
86.00/100
votes
11
Whiskybase ID
WB5419
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Glenscoma (Gs)
Bottling serie
Individual Cask Bottling
Vintage
1979
Bottled
1995
Stated Age
16 years old
Strength
56.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
08 dec 2008 12:40 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 98.00

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11 × member ratings

8 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Bunnahabhain 1979 Gs

3 users have left 3 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 86.00 points.

  1. LiquidThoughts scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    A very strange Bunna, has some very nice notes in the mouth and has achieved much more than you would expect from the nose.
    • Nose
      Phew, musty, moist, slightly moldy oak, rotten eider, match just extinguished, chocolate sauce but also very noticeable, more chocolate than normal Bunnas
    • Taste
      Still the missing notes, but excitingly integrated into great, powerful dark chocolate, chestnut, black walnuts, berry jam, currants in particular, car tires, vanilla, coconut
    • Finish
      Sweet-bitter, chocolate, berries, tannins, the sulfur continues light, long

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  3. majoma1960 scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    I still remember this as a very pleasant dram. Miles apart from Scoma's Edradour bottling of the same year.

  4. hs305 scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    [December, 2003]  I found this dram in an advents calendar sampled by MaRa.  In my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50
    - 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored it 87,5.  Unfortunately I did not take any notes.

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