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Overall rating
92.78/100
votes
51
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Duncan Taylor (DT)
Bottling serie
Peerless
Vintage
11.1969
Bottled
03.2003
Stated Age
33 years old
Casknumber
6085
Number of bottles
238
Strength
42.5 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
03 Aug 2007 8:33 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 890,00

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51 × member ratings

38 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1969 DT

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 92.78 points

  1. sagara-kun scored this whisky 94 points Expert Senior

    Second pass on this magnificent bowmore after a few months of opening.
    Always sublime, maybe even more.
    This nose is a marvel. There is so much in it is impressive.
    • Nose
      Superb. A lot of fruits.
      Citrus before anything else. Grapefruit, bergamot, yuzu. Mango, papaya, rhubarb.
      Passion fruit, mango. Superb acidity.
      Melon, wood, vanilla, milk chocolate.
      Beautiful woody, clove, leather, mint, light camphor. Black pepper.
      What complexity.
    • Taste
      On the palate, continue on the fruit salad: apricot, peach, mango, passion, melon, orange, tangerine.
      White flower, black pepper, superb woody. Light leather, dark chocolate, hazelnut. Almond.
    • Finish
      Sublime finale on camphor, exoticism, mango, papaya, passion, peach, orange.

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 89 points Moderator

    Pretty OK, but expected more
    • Nose
      89 89
      Fruity, austere, little leafy, resin, honeydew, almonds
    • Taste
      89 89
      Punchy, oily, little fruity, little sweetness, grapefruits, menthol, more resinous, leafy, green fruits, spicy
    • Finish
      88 88
      Medium long, warm, zesty, spicy

  3. Baanaanaabob scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    A very exotic fruity bowmore, the nose is particularly impressive on papaya , mango pineapple and even a bit of puh er tea very nice.

  4. sagara-kun scored this whisky 94 points Expert Senior

    Superb.
    A nice fruit cocktail.
    The only complaint would be that it's a little too "sweet".
    • Nose
      93 93
      Wow what energy and what fruits!
      Yet we are only at 42.5%.

      A touch of butter, exotic fruit (dragon fruit, papaya, passion, mango, pineapple), rhubarb, lemon. White flower. Black pepper.
      A hint of woodland and peat.
    • Taste
      93 93
      In the mouth we stay on the beautiful fruit salad.
      Exotic and citrus always, as on the nose, but also white fruits (apple, pear). In jelly.
      A little leather. Honey,
    • Finish
      93 93
      Long finish on honey, pepper and especially fruits.
      A delight.

  5. nulty scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Fruit do you want it here! The nose lacks a little power but the mouth catches up well at this level. The palace is very classy and very expressive. Tasted blind.
    • Nose
      Light at first, with pears, apples, a little wax, mint. Herbal. Slightly woody and spicy (nutmeg, light pepper).
    • Taste
      Fruits ! Peaches, apricots, but also more exotic things like pineapple, passion fruit. A woody presence just enough, a beautiful creamy texture, covering, honeyed, which is a bit like an Irishman. A little tobacco, hazelnuts, flowers. A very light peat, a little past, a little "old tire".
    • Finish
      Long, on cooked fruits and La Vosgienne sweets.

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