Bunnahabhain Elements 39 Year Old
70cl / 43.2% abv
This is the first release in the Elements series from the Bunnahabhain distillery on Islay. Distilled in 1978 and matured for 39 years, this expression has been finished for 6 months in a Spanish sherry octave, personally selected by Master Blender Kirsty McCallum. Bottled by hand at the distillery, this extremely limited edition is presented in a beautifully crafted crystal decanter with a wave wave design embedded in the glass. Only 26 decanters have been produced.
Nose: rich dried fruit, figs, toffee and espresso with hints of roasted nuts.
Palate: sweet dried Pedro Ximenez sherry with roast peanuts, toffee and dark chocolate.
Finish: rich oak and dried fruits with chocolate and wood spice.