Bunnahabhain 1997 Palo Cortado Finish
70cl / 54.9% abv
This limited edition from Bunnahabhain was distilled in November 1997 and matured for more than two decades before being finished in Palo Cortado casks. Palo Cortado is a rare variety of sherry with the richness of Oloroso and the crispness of Amontillado. Bottled in April 2018 at a strength of 54.9% abv, this Islay single malt is limited to just 1,620 bottles.
Nose: sweet sherry and dried fruits with earthy and floral notes.
Palate: bursts of peat and sweet fruits with chocolate and a pinch of salt.
Finish: peat, honey and berries lingering.