Bunnahabhain XXV 25Y 70CL
Bunnahabhain XXV 25Y 70CL

Bunnahabhain XXV 25Y 70CL

$850

Bunnahabhain XXV 25Y 70CL A rare 25 years-old Bunnahabhain XXV single malt whisky from the northernmost distillery on Islay and one of the first bottlings from the year 2006. This special Islay single malt matured for 25 years in selected sherry and bourbon casks and was bottled in a limited edition at 43.0% vol.

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Description

Bunnahabhain XXV 25Y 70CL is a premium single malt Scotch whisky from the Bunnahabhain distillery, located on the Isle of Islay in Scotland. Here’s a brief description of its nose and taste characteristics:

Nose:
Rich Sherry Influence: The nose of Bunnahabhain XXV is characterized by a pronounced sherry cask influence. You’ll find a medley of dried fruits, including raisins, figs, and dates, which contribute a sweet and luscious aroma.
Nutty Undertones: Subtle nutty notes, often reminiscent of almonds or walnuts, add depth and complexity to the bouquet.
Dark Chocolate: Hints of dark chocolate or cocoa provide a touch of decadence and complement the fruity notes.
Oak and Spice: The long aging process in oak casks imparts a gentle oakiness with delicate spices like cinnamon or nutmeg.
Maritime Influence: As with many Islay whiskies, there may be a subtle coastal influence, with briny and salty undertones.

Taste:
Complex Fruitiness: On the palate, you’ll experience a rich and complex interplay of dried fruits, including the previously mentioned raisins, figs, and dates. This fruitiness is a hallmark of the sherry cask aging.
Toffee and Caramel: Sweet toffee and caramel notes contribute to the whisky’s luxurious and velvety mouthfeel.
Oak and Spice: The oak influence continues, with gentle spices that add depth and sophistication to the flavor profile.
Balanced and Smooth: Bunnahabhain XXV is celebrated for its remarkable balance and smoothness. Despite its age, it retains a refined and harmonious character without overwhelming smokiness or peatiness, distinguishing it from some other Islay whiskies.

Long Finish: The whisky often boasts a long and lingering finish, allowing you to savor the intricate flavors

Additional information

Weight 3 kg
Dimensions 20 × 20 × 30 cm
Aged