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Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine

Overall rating
81.92/100
votes
402
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 4:48 pm by Kirsch
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 57,85

22 × in wishlist

402 × member ratings

947 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain Eirigh Na Greine

58 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 81.92 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. singlecask_luke scored this whisky 82 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      84 84
      Fresh red fruits, tart nutty, apples, dark chocolate, subtle dark wine notes
    • Taste
      84 84
      Fresh fruits, minimally chocolatey, tart and spicy, slightly bitter, apples, light herbal note
    • Finish
      79 79
      dry, slightly bitter, tart citrus notes, metallic, very flat, old black tea

  3. Koalafant scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    2015-07-24
    • Nose
      Bunnah-typical breeze with floral, fruity tones of gooseberry and raspberry. Slightly alcoholic with a very subtle hint of smoke.
    • Taste
      Spicy sweetness with notes of exotic fruits and a very subtle bitterness.
    • Finish
      Medium length and slightly dry.

  4. EvilAFI scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Nutty, strong nose , tart fruit and wine on palate, maritime salinity on finish. A bit brash, strong and unrefined.

  5. craide scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      80 80
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      76 76

  6. Sleinn nam Ffoh scored this whisky 84 points Expert Senior

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

  7. 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.

  8. 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;

  9. childofbodom696 scored this whisky 78 points Expert Senior

    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.

  10. SVWRamius scored this whisky 84 points Member Senior

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

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