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Bowmore 1999 Craftsmen's Collection

Overall rating
89.97/100
votes
117
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Warehousemen's Selection
Vintage
14.06.1999
Stated Age
17 years old
Casktype
Bourbon, Sherry and Wine Casks
Number of bottles
3000
Strength
51.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5010496004692
Added on
08 Oct 2017 9:04 pm by Candide
Cask Strength

Average value

€ 290.43

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Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1999 Craftsmen's Collection

16 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 89.97 points

  1. Reakwoon scored this whisky 95 points Expert Junior

    A mix between smokey and fruity! Great dram!

  2. Okto-Bull scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    What a board. He has everything I imagine of a good Islay malt ... smoke, sherry ... yum

  3. Dottore scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    Excellent sweet and sourish Bowmore. 91 points
    • Nose
      That's Bowmore! Nice light smoke. Lots of fruit (raspberry and orange) and a light tartaric acid. Complex in the nose: There are on the one hand Mediterranean herb notes, on the other hand also many baking aromas (marble cake!). In the glass, a slightly reddish glow probably testifies to the maturation of the wine barrel. Very nice nose
    • Taste
      The nose, however, is slightly bettered by the taste. A sweet-fruity-slightly smoky flavor explosion. In the beginning honey, vanilla, chocolate and baking aromas dominate. Later it gets fruity with cherries and tangerines. Very much malt wort. Cinnamon and nutmeg. The tongue tip believes to feel light salt.
    • Finish
      Long, crispy rye bread, lots of malt, lots of sweetness and light fruit. The mouth becomes more and more dry. Vanilla sugar open end which turns into a delicate bitterness. Wonderful.

  4. ColdAesthetics scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Class Bowi, you definitely recognize the basic aromas, you would ask me blind, I would have typed on Bowmore, but he has great additions, so it must be.
    • Nose
      Fresh bread directly in the bakery behind the counter, oregano, thyme, heather, grapefruit peel, orange peel, dark malt, rosemary, the cold ash of Islay is very well hidden by the wine or modified into toasted and tea-like, but also the ashes are teased out with will, marzipan, walnut, a few berries from the shrub
    • Taste
      Very reserved in the smoke and start for a Bowi, you can tell right away that there was a special finish, you had overripe cherries, plums, some apricot, rosemary, thyme, lavender, carnation, a lot of nutmeg, rarely so much of it had at one Malt, marzipan, wild garlic, cardamom, herbal honey, light malt, the bread comes out the back
    • Finish
      The whole bread crust again, dry malt, all the kitchen herbs again, nutmeg, clove, flour, dry leather and some tobacco, medium to long

  5. olegborgol scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    22.5 - 22.5 - 23 - 23, well balanced, delicious and without "sweet"))

  6. feeroff scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    23 + 23 + 23 + 23 = 92 ~ absolutely fabulous Bomo as for the current bottling

  7. SUSPIRIA.FOX scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      92 92

  8. ARDBERG scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  9. Hvdree scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      86 86

  10. Deloti scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    great version. complex, balanced and tasty.
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      88 88

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