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Overall rating
87.39/100
votes
48
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Creative Whisky Company (CWC)
Bottling serie
The Exclusive Malts
Vintage
22.12.1989
Bottled
2016
Stated Age
26 years old
Casktype
Refill Hogshead
Casknumber
7722
Number of bottles
238
Strength
45.8 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
03 Dec 2016 8:52 am by DramTimeNL
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 157,61

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48 × member ratings

61 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bunnahabhain 1989 CWC

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.39 points

  1. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    The nose disappoints a little, looks very musty, is what people who like malt bombs, Oldschool Bunna.
    • Nose
      Forest honey, all kinds of nuts, slightly floral, green apple, a bit musty, cold, old smoke, old books, vanilla, almonds
    • Taste
      Here also the forest honey, many nuts, green apple, vieeel malt, some Bourbon sweetness, autumn foliage, later also bitter orange, unripe banana, leather, some toffee
    • Finish
      Dry, nuts, orange peel, herbal honey, medium long

  2. hans1971 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. Gerhans scored this whisky 90 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      95 95

  4. Erik Elixir scored this whisky 83 points Connoisseur

    Blind tasting.
    • Nose
      Honey, some floral notes, malty, nuts, bourbon fruits, vanilla and a trace of smoke.
    • Taste
      Malty, young (!) and a lot of influence of the bourbon cask - bourbon fruits.
    • Finish
      Medium drying with nuts, vanilla and honey.

  5. KayMeertens scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Apple, caramel, hazelnut, Christmas cake, honey, lime wine gum and almond. Then peach. Water adds vanilla.
    • Taste
      More nutty maltiness. Honey, caramel, tangerine, leather, apple, herbs and a meaty touch.
    • Finish
      Cashew nuts, tangerine, caramel, vanilla and wine gum.

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