Single Malt Scotch Tasters of Reno

Fine Whisky and Fine Friends

May 2, 2018

This event was hosted by Paul and included two Scotches:


1st Tasting: Bunnahabhain Toiteach (46%) ($70)


2nd Tasting: Highland Queen, aged 12 years ($20)

Tasting Notes for: Bunnahabhain Toiteach (46%) ($70)


Color: pale gold, pale straw


Nose: smoky, pepper, spice, malt, melon, toffee, citrus, cherries, phenolic


Flavor: sweet, fruity, spice, pepper, eucalyptus, tangy, oily, toffee, salty, phenolic, medicinal


Finish: lingering/long, smoky, toffee, sweet pepper, warm, oily, chewy, tangy, astringent


Comment: A great smoky sweet sip; pleasant fire; nose is the best part.


Score average: 80.6 (range 74 to 87)


3/10 said they would buy at $70