Bowmore 1968 DT

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Duncan Taylor (DT)
Bottling serie
Stated Age
35 years old
Number of bottles
42.05 % Vol.
700 ml
Added on
21 feb 2008 11:55 am
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 1490.00

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Whisky reviews for Bowmore 1968 DT

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 93.03 points.

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    A very nice old Bowmore. It's all about fruit instead of peat. That is what I like. May be just a litte too thin to score in the mid 90's points.
    • Nose
      The typical Bowmore 1960's nose of cat-piss intermingled with tropical fruit of pineapple, kiwi and lychee. Mango and passion fruit sweets. Vanilla. Hints of crème caramel and a whiff of smoke. This profile is unique and so delicious. 
    • Taste
      Now more on pear, blood oranges and tangerines. Orange peel. Quit a lot of pink grapefruit bitterness as well. Some pear, papaya and lemon. Sandalwood. Faint mineral notes. Peat at the background. Fragile but complex.
    • Finish
      Medium long. Gentle spiciness of white pepper and nutmeg. A little ginger. Grapefruit bitterness again and a bit of mint. Still well balanced.

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  3. P.A.O.K.you_are scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      93 93
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      91 91

  4. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 93 points Connoisseur

    Very good typical 60s bowmore with lots of tropical fruits, pear, quince papaya, the palate has some nice grapefruit notes a la bouquet. The finish is medium and very much on orchard fruits

  5. Sonett scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    A non typical but extraordinary Bowmore.
    • Nose
      Lots of fruit, Apples, Pears, Apricots all mixed with a light nose of wet leather and oil. Tere is a bit of oak and a light peaty coastal tone in the background
    • Taste
      Enters light and sweet with vanilla and light fruits. Then suddenly a bit of of charcoal smoke. Then light and pleasant peppery spices appears
    • Finish
      Medium long, starts with fading spices and fades out in a well balanced taste of oak and wood


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