Overall rating
89.48/100
votes
43
Whiskybase ID
WB54558
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Samaroli (Sa)
Bottling serie
45th Anniversary
Vintage
1968
Bottled
10.2013
Stated Age
45 years old
Casknumber
4
Number of bottles
112
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
08 may 2014 10:52 am by whiskyman_de
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 1626.25

11 × in wishlist

43 × member ratings

27 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Bunnahabhain 1968 Sa

8 users have left 8 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 89.48 points.

  1. Likudi scored this whisky 86 points Shoplink Moderator

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  2. Brunobaer1887 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
      A ship's rope with nougat, salty, malty (malt beer) and Amarena cherries. A bit dusty-old but interesting. liquorice
    • Taste
      86 86
      Again nougat and oaky
    • Finish
      85 85
      Unfortunately gone too soon

  3. Funtik scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

  4. kot1803 scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

  5. toklian scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

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  6. Blo scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    I must say that this one is not easy to score... The nose was quite fantastic, the mouth a little less exiting, and the finish could have been longer. Still, this is very nice malt, but I had high expectations for a 45 yo, too bad it didn't match all of them.

    Tasted at Whisky Live Paris 2015.
    • Nose
      Very, very light smoky notes, as if there used to be some peat inside this, which would be very surprising from Bunna. This is fruity, and seems to be quite fragile, as if it could collapse in a second. Some malty and vegetal notes in the background. This is a nice nose in the whole but maybe a little too "bland" if I may say so.
    • Taste
      Very fresh, on very nice vegetal notes, but sadly this is a bit too weak... Yes, the age can be felt here but the counterpart is a loss of punch.
    • Finish
      Surprisingly too short... Unfortunately

  7. Peter87 scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      92 92
    • Taste
      93 93
    • Finish
      88 88

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