- Bowmore 25 Year Old 1989 Xtra Old Particular
Bowmore 25 Year Old 1989 vintage Islay single malt Scotch whiskey. Single cask refill hogshead #10581 bottled December 2014 by Douglas Laing & Co. for the Xtra Old Particular series. 576 numbered bottles.
NOSE: Gently maritime, oceanic &coastal + a drift of smoke & some light tar
PALATE: Sweetly phenolic – showing soot, smoke & iodine amongst honey & fudge
FINISH: Long, ashy & peated (sweetly) with a distinct barley sugar character
Bowmore Single Malt Whiskey
Bowmore Distillery was established by David Simpson in 1779 on the Isle of Islay. Situated by the shore of Loch Indaal it is amongst the oldest working distilleries on Islay and one of the oldest malt whiskey distilleries in Scotland. Bowmore Distillery continues to produce a proportion of its malted barley on its own traditional malting floors and malt kilns. Bowmore Distillery is a participant in Feis Isle, the Islay Festival of Malt and Music during which special bottlings. Popular official bottlings include Bowmore 12 Year Old, 15 Year Old and 25 Year Old.