Bunnahabhain 1997 Palo Cortado Finish
70cl / 54.9% abv
Bunnahabhain 1997 Palo Cortado Finish Description
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.