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Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine

Overall rating
81.87/100
votes
358
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Limited Edition
Bottled
2014
Casktype
Italian & French Red Wine Casks
Strength
46.3 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Bottle code
Batch No. 01 P033780 L5
Barcode
5029704217793
Bottled for
Travel Retail
Added on
04 Aug 2014 4:52 pm by Kirsch
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 65.84

21 × in wishlist

358 × member ratings

847 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine

54 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.87 points

  1. SVWRamius scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

    The Eirigh na Greine tastes very pleasant combined, a bit as if nuts something delicious cooked to feel good. It does not look exotic at all and is not as diverse as one would expect. He seems to me strangely familiar and triggers well-being. Very pleasant Bunna.
    • Nose
      Amaronerotwein in which Werther's Real Caramel Sweet has fallen.
    • Taste
      Creamy-soft, sweet cocoa (a bit like the homemade mix with milk and cocoa powder), later turns into boiled milk with honey, light touch white pepper in the background, blackberry jam with a hint of orange in the background.
    • Finish
      Long with strong oak notes, but not too bitter, warm, very pleasant. The oak gives way to a fruity sweet note after a while.

  2. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 80 points Connoisseur

    Nose: fruity, vinous, nutty, a little young, sweet.
    Mouth: full, strong, nutty, spicy oak, some wine.
    Finish: sweet, beautiful wine notes combined with the nutty Bunnahbhain. Very long and sweet rather than dry from the wood. Conclusion: a nice whisky, very tasty, if not too complex. The wine notes are doing really well here.

  3. schengel10 scored this whisky 77 points Connoisseur

    A very neat Islay Malt from Travel Retail (liters);
    [Color] full gold;
    • Nose
      fruity (pear?), spicy, nutty, salty, vanilla;
    • Taste
      powerful, fruity onset, spicy (oak, ginger, pepper), dry red wine on the palate;
    • Finish
      long finish; getting dry, seasoning sounds;

  4. childofbodom696 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Junior

    Aroma: light aroma, slightly cooling alcohol, malty sweet, rosehip, some vanilla
    Taste: slight pungency, rosehip, light nut bitterness, looks young, one-dimensional
    Finish: medium in length, becomes slightly dry and bitter

    No wine noticeable. Relatively young and one-dimensional - relatively expensive.

  5. SVWRamius scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      85 85

  6. 123Mike123 scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    OK, it´s not complex at all. But I like it as it is and about 60€ are really fair!
    • Nose
      red fruits, white wine, green apples
    • Taste
      red grapes, green apples, pears, ginger, pepper, some oak
    • Finish
      medium, wine

  7. 123Mike123 scored this whisky 85 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      82 82

  8. TheWhiskyDungeon scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      honey, candy, pineapple, orange, sour
    • Taste
      red fruit, cherries, sweet, watery, wood, salmiak / salty, musty, flat

  9. J.K.Ch scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

    I like it.
    • Nose
      Strong, apples, pears, chocolate pepper, red wine, vanilla
    • Taste
      caramel, chocolate, ginger, pepper
    • Finish
      Medium, slightly bitter, black tea and old spice.

  10. ctu scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    Young Bunna with strange wine flavors.
    • Nose
      Vanilla, acidic red wines, pine resin, raisin, peat, apple and pear.
    • Taste
      Salted caramel, oak, cocoa, pear, ginger and pepper.
    • Finish
      Medium length, bittersweet, metallic.

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