Review #1152 – Bunnahabhain 11yr Adelphi 2005

Review #1152 | Scotch Review # 390 – Bunnahabhain 11yr Adelphi 2005

The Schtick: This is an independent bottling of spirit distilled at Bunnahabhain and bottled by Adelphi. It was bottled after 11 years of aging at cask strength without coloring or filtering. 


Distiller: Bunnahabhain

Bottler: Adelphi

Selection: N/A

ABV: 56.5% ABV

Age: 11 


Nose: Really potent peat. Honey, strawberries, waffle cone, juicy currant and figs. 

Taste: Sweet honey, vanilla, rich ripe fruits. Cherry, blackberry, currant, fig. Light smoke, some ash and minerality. Light iodine. 

Finish: Sweet and smoky. Ash, honey, caramel, cherries, burning wood, light brine. 

Overall: Intensely peaty and loaded with juicy fruits makes this a fun dram for me. I really enjoyed the balance and the complexity. 

Thanks for reading!

Rank: 7


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