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Bowmore 1964 Bourbon

Overall rating
93.90/100
votes
34
Whiskybase ID
WB11197
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
The Trilogy Series
Vintage
11.11.1964
Bottled
2003
Stated Age
38 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Cask
Number of bottles
300
Strength
43.2 % Vol.
Size
700 ml 750 ml
Added on
15 Oct 2009 9:05 pm
Cask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 26135.91

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Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1964 Bourbon

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 93.90 points

  1. Furtia scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      91 91
    • Finish
      91 91

  2. QuarterCentury did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    This special bottling was released as part of the legendary 1964 Bowmore Trilogy series along with the Oloroso and Fino expressions.

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 96 points Photo Moderator

    Very fruity, almost a fruit bomb but not too sweet, a typical old Bowmore with the tropical fruits and austere notes, despite the bottle had been freshly opened and there was not much air time - amazing!

    Comparing all the Bowmores 1964 from the Trilogy series I have to admit that I liked the Bourbon cask the most because of its fabulous fruitiness - of course the Oloroso and Fino cask were great too.
    • Nose
      97 97
      Intense fruity, tropical fruits, fresh pineapple, ripe thai mango, passion fruit, honeycomb, white pepper, apricot, nectar, orange zest, jam, ripe cantaloup, hints of vanilla, whiffs of oak wood, spices, cloves, little floral, whiffs of smoke and some austere notes - delicious!
    • Taste
      96 96
      Oily, fresh fruity, more tropical fruits, good sweetness, peppery, more pineapple, mango, also some orchard fruits, orange zest, ripe apricot, oak wood, vanilla, little ginger, litle minerals - excellent!
    • Finish
      95 95
      Long, warm, fruity, zesty, spicy, more orange zest, little grapefruit, hints of peat - fantastic!

  4. Prof.Schoof did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    This Whisky was sold for 5.355 € at Whiskyauction in Apr.2016

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