The first of a series of three vintage cask strength Bowmore releases from three different maturation types. This is a peaty Bowmore made up of predominantly Bourbon cask whisky. A limited edition from 134 casks released in 2006.
A light, elegant and smooth whisky.
Complex ? candied fruits, toffee, marzipan, bound together with the distinctive Bowmore smokiness. Delicate with hints of vanilla, soft fruits and light peat.
Bowmore Distillery was established on the Isle of Islay off the west coast of Scotland by John Simpson in 1779. Situated in Bowmore by the shore of Loch Indaal it is the oldest working distillery on Islay and one of the oldest malt whisky distilleries in Scotland. Bowmore Distillery continues to produce a proportion of its malted barley on its own traditional malting floors and malt kilns. Visitors are welcomed in the Bowmore visitor centre where distillery tours are available in addition to Bowmore Distillery cottages to rent. Bowmore Distillery is a participant in Feis Isle, the Islay Festival of Malt and Music.