THE BUNNAHABHAIN DISTILLERY lies on the peaceful, sheltered north-eastern coast of Islay, the most southerly of the Hebridean Islands. Built in 1881 its name comes from the Gaelic, Bunnahabhain (Bu-na-ha-venn), meaning ‘mouth of the river’, a reference to the Margadale, the river from whose clear Spring waters the whisky is distilled. Read More »
A 33 year old whisky from Bunnahabhain, distilled in December 1979 and bottled in December 2011 by Douglas Laing for their Platinum Selection range. It's a small outturn of 172 bottles, despite sitting in a sherry butt for its entire life.
A 1979 vintage Bunnahabhain from legendary Italian independent bottler Moon Import as part of their much lauded and highly collectable The Sails in the Wind series. This was distilled a few years before the distillery closed from 1982 to 1984.
A 40 year old Bunnahabhain single cask from Duncan Taylor. Bottled at a cask strength of 40%, this was only just caught in time to still be called whisky. Very lighted peated, this is a stunningly elegant bottling that was given an impressive 92 points by Serge Valentin over on whiskyfun.com.
A long awaited 40 year old whisky from Bunnahabhain, a bit hit at The Whisky Show 2012. It's limited to just 750 hand numbered bottles and features an intricately designed label showing off the history of the distillery that's signed by the illustrator. The tube is made from heavy wood and features a hidden compartment in the bottom...