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Bowmore 1955

Overall rating
94.71/100
votes
23
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Ceramic decanter - commemorate opening Visitor Centre
Vintage
1955
Bottled
12.09.1974
Number of bottles
100
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
375 ml
Added on
07 Apr 2010 2:26 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 5747.13

28 × in wishlist

23 × member ratings

9 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1955

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 94.71 points

  1. very_bad_day scored this whisky 98 points Expert Senior

    http://www.whiskyfun.com/archivefebruary15-1-Ardbeg-Laphroaig-Caol-Ila-Lagavulin-Bowmore-Bunnahabhain.html#100215

    96/100

    ( My sample came from this bottle. )

    http://www.whiskyfun.com/archiveoctober12-2.html#30101297/100

  2. very_bad_day scored this whisky 98 points Expert Senior

    From the first moment I felt it, I knew I was dealing with a "very" big Whisky.
    There was a freshness so intense on the nose. We would have thought a spring morning by the sea. Grapefruit was ultra dominant! Sweet and sweet at the same time, the exotic fruits lined the background. Absolutely nothing came to ruin this idyllic setting. I do not exaggerate saying that one could plunge one's nose into the glass is breathing with great puff without feeling the slightest gene!
    In the mouth ... Wouhaaa ... Imagine, it's like having concentrated in 1cl of whisky; passion fruit and sugar-filled mangoes, pink grapefruit and tangerines with a perfect balance of acidity, lemon peel crumbs and ginger. And then it was seasoned with some sweet spices; such as cinnamon and white pepper. The final is endless for its taste but also because we have the impression of salivating this nectar and swallowing without stopping. A vision of fresh peat is distinguished once the powerful presence of fruit has faded.
    It's just the best whisky I've tasted so far (01/03/2015).

  3. holborndrinker did not rate this whisky Connoisseur

    I believe the size is 37.5cl and the strenght is 40%.  There is a bottle for sale at:
    http://www.thewhiskyexchange.com/P-17903.aspx

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