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Bowmore 12-year-old

Overall rating
84.54/100
votes
29
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Glass Printed Label - Blue Cap
Stated Age
12 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
07 Aug 2010 3:27 pm

Average value

€ 135,00

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29 × member ratings

64 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 12-year-old

1 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.54 points

  1. Glennie scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    I’m quite sure this is late 70’s distillate and hence early 90’s bottling.Nose: A little musty, faint sherry notes. Some tropical fruit notes. Papaya and Pineapple. Faint peat. Slightly floral. But no soapy FWP. Oh no! And thanks God.Taste: Sweet icing sugar. Fruity (Tropical). Nutmeg, vanilla and cinnamon. Slighty smoky. Gets a little drier with some peat and wood spices towards the end.

    Finish: Medium. Sweet, fruity and spicy. More or less the palate that faints away.
    Nice to have an old bottle like this. Better that the modern 12 for sure. But not that much. 
    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      85 85

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