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Bunnahabhain 9 year old bourbon finish - distillery bottle (58.1%)

Last year, my wife and I made our annual visit to Islay - this time for the Feis Ile. It was our first time at the festival and, as you can imagine, we had an amazing time. It's such a beautiful island and when that's combined with world-class whisky, well, you really can't go wrong.

On Friday, June 2, we made our way to Bunnahabhain for their open day. The sun was shining, the food was great and the whisky was flowing. We attended a warehouse tasting which was wonderful, and then it was time to relax in the sunshine with lots more whisky.
But before I settled down on the pier to take a few snaps of the breathtaking views across to Jura, a visit to the distillery shop was in order. I only purchased a small 20cl bottle of this 9-year-old bourbon finish, which was hand-filled at Warehouse 9 on the day before our visit. 
Why only a small bottle? Well, after attending the open days at Caol Ila, Laphroaig, Bowmore and Kilchoman earlier that week - along with a stop at Lagavuli…

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