SMWS 10.134 Bunnahabhain 9yo | 60.0% | Islay
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Meet #90 | 04/11/17 | Hosted by Giles
A couple of SMWS bottles go head to head: a young Bunnahabhain takes on an older Benrinnes, but which will come out on top?
Other bottles sampled:
#205 SMWS 36.138
| SSWC review 90a
TCP. Elastoplast. Euthamol toothpaste. Aftershock. Mineral notes. Sea winds. Sea pounded pumice cliffs.
Medicine. Sweet. Exactly like the nose. Bonfires. Parkin. Treacle. Ginger cakes.
| Cheaper SMWS bottles are often their best value. (2 photos)
Long. Spicy. Liquorice. Embers.
Silky, oily (fishy), viscous mouthfeel.
87 / 100