Berry Bros & Rudd Bunnahabhain 1989 #6087
Berry Bros & Rudd Bunnahabhain 28 year old, distilled 1989 and bottled 2018 45.1%ABV cask ref 6087.
Although generally known for a more lightly peated Islay, this expression is an exception, produced as it was from a batch stock using barley at a higher level of peat-smoke exposure.
The nose gives a noticeable smoky notes with a little marzipan, some jute cloth and spice. The fruity palate is layered, rich and sooty intensity that builds as the flavors displayed on the nose develop. This is a beautifully intense with a classy, lingering finish.