Bunnahabhain Whisky Distillery
Built in 1881, The Bunnahabhain distillery is located below the north-east tip of Islay and just north of Port Askaig
Telephone :01496 840646
Fax :01496 840248
Owning Company :The Highland Distilleries Co plc
Production Status :Operational
Source :Local springs
Age when bottled :12 yrs
Strength :40%, 43%
No. of Wash Stills :2
No. of Spirit Stills :2
Visitors per annum :1000
Special Bottlings :Export bottlings
Nose :Pronounced character with a flowery aroma
Taste :Not reminiscent of the Islay style, but a lovely round flavour nonetheless.
Comments :A popular after-dinner dram especially in France and the US
Description :Bunnahabhain is gaelic for 'mouth of the river' and is pronounced OBoon-na-ha-ven'. It is the most northerly of Islay's distilleries, in a peaceful and picturesque location on the Sound of Islay with views of Jura and to Mull. It was built between 1881 an
Directions :Off A846, 3.5 miles N of Port Askaig, Bunnahabhain, Islay.
Opening Hours :Open all year except closed Christmas and New Year, Mon-Fri 10.00-16.00 ? distillery tours by appt only.