Bunnahabhain Moine Brandy Finish, 12 YO, 55.3 %
Here is a cask strength release from Islay distillery Bunnahabhain. The Bunnahabhain Moine Brandy Finish was distilled on 2004-12-10, and bottled on 2017-06-22. All in all a total of 4152 bottles were released.
Here is part of the official blurb from the distillery:
“After spending years in our coastal warehouse, maturing in sherry casks, we have, for the first time in the distillery’s history, transferred our Mòine to brandy casks, for another 3 years of maturation.”– Bunnahabhain Distillery
You can buy the Bunnahabhain Moine Brandy Finish in Norway at NOK 1100 (8159501).
Nose: An oak barrel of grape juice set on fire. Vanilla, oranges and mild spices.
Taste: Most certainly full of body and rich on the palate. Vanilla and orchard fruits.
Finish: Medium to long finish. The fruits are now dried, bringing a slightly darker and deeper set og aromas. Sugary with lost of peatiness. Toasted oak.
Comments: Another great, peaty dram from Bunnahabhain.