Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old The Maltman for Taiwan Cask 2459 50.2% 1987

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Distillery Bunnahabhain
Bottler Meadowside Blending
Serie The Maltman
Bottled for Tiger's Finest, Or Sileis, Wayloun
Distilled date 1987
Bottling date 06.2020
Country Scotland
Region Islay
Age 33
Cask Type 1st Fill Sherry
Cask Number 2459
Alcohol percentage 50.2
Volume 0,70
Condition In Orignal Box
Label Perfect
Stock 0

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A Taiwanese Delight by The Maltman

The Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old is a true gem in the world of whisky, specifically bottled for Taiwan by independent bottler Meadowside Blending under their renowned Maltman label. This extraordinary single malt Scotch whisky was distilled in 1987 and carefully matured until its bottling in June 2020. With an impressive ABV of 50.2%, it promises a complex and delightful tasting experience that captures the essence of Bunnahabhain's distillery character. Join us as we delve into the fascinating journey of this exclusive release.

Aged to Perfection:
The Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old has spent over three decades maturing in a first-fill Sherry cask, specifically cask number 2459. This long period of aging has allowed the whisky to develop an exceptional depth of flavors and aromas, as well as a rich mahogany hue that signifies its maturity. Each sip of this remarkable expression takes you on a nostalgic journey through the years, offering a glimpse into the legacy of Bunnahabhain's craftsmanship.

Tasting Notes:
Upon uncorking the bottle, the air is filled with an enticing bouquet of dried fruits, roasted nuts, and hints of warm spices. On the palate, the whisky reveals a symphony of flavors. Rich notes of dark chocolate, dried figs, honey-glazed nuts, and a gentle smokiness intertwine, creating a harmonious and complex profile. The whisky's velvety texture and balanced sweetness are complemented by a long, warming finish, leaving a lingering impression of its remarkable maturity.

The Maltman's Expertise:
Meadowside Blending, under their esteemed Maltman label, is renowned for their passion and dedication to selecting exceptional single cask whiskies. The Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old is a testament to their expertise in handpicking a cask that showcases the best qualities of this iconic Islay distillery. The careful maturation in a first-fill Sherry cask has allowed the whisky to absorb the rich, fruity flavors from the wood, resulting in a truly remarkable and unique expression.

Taiwan's Whisky Affinity:
The decision to bottle this exquisite Bunnahabhain expression exclusively for Taiwan speaks volumes about the country's appreciation for fine whisky. Taiwan's whisky enthusiasts have long been known for their discerning palates and passion for high-quality spirits. The release of the Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old for Taiwan demonstrates the distillery's recognition of the country's whisky culture and the desire to provide Taiwanese whisky lovers with an exceptional and exclusive offering.

The Bunnahabhain 33 Years Old, bottled by Meadowside Blending under their Maltman label for Taiwan, is a whisky connoisseur's dream. With its remarkable age, exclusive cask selection, and the expert craftsmanship of Meadowside Blending, this expression captures the essence of Bunnahabhain's distillery character in every sip. For whisky enthusiasts in Taiwan, this release represents a rare opportunity to indulge in a truly exceptional whisky that exemplifies the artistry and expertise of both the distillery and the independent bottler.

Bunnahabhain - 33 Years Old The Maltman for Taiwan Cask 2459 50.2% 1987

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