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Bowmore 100 Degrees Proof

Overall rating
85.39/100
votes
308
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Small Batch Release
Bottled
2012
Strength
57.1 % Vol.
Size
1000 ml
Bottle code
5010496002896
Bottled for
Travel Retail
Added on
13 Feb 2012 9:04 pm
ColoredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 152,49

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308 × member ratings

565 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 100 Degrees Proof

49 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 85.39 points

  1. SUSPIRIA.FOX scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  2. PuddingmitHaut did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    (Blind tasting)
    Very pleasant, not too complex malt to enjoy without being too big.
    • Nose
      In the nose quite fine and not particularly intense. Vanilla, tangerines with a few spices and also herbal. Will always vanilla over time. Nice.
    • Taste
      Very similar in taste, with a velvety soft mouthfeel. Again, the vanilla is dominant.
    • Finish
      Goes down like butter. The vanilla taste remains beautifully soft with a little spice and a little light fruit.

  3. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Intensely malty, relatively easy to poke, a lot of aroma, thick, strong. A nice whisky.

  4. Alex Fridays scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Colour: dark amber
    Nose: delicate peated smoke, chocolate, dried fruits, ripe fruits, christmas cake, vanilla and citrus.
    Mouth: sweet, dried fruits, dryness, dust, pepper, peated smoke, citrus.
    Finish: long, spices, peated smoke, grass, vanilla, pepper, dried fruits and coffee.
    Bowmore 100 proof has a very good balance between delicate peated smoke and sweetness with citrus.

  5. Fight65 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  6. Talisker_22 scored this whisky 80 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      79 79
    • Finish
      80 80

  7. Goethe scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Not bad for a high ABV NAS Bowmore. This malt is doing its job very well for the price.Concerning price/performance ratio: 8/10
    • Nose
      Vanilla, hints of smoke, caramel, sea, salt.
    • Taste
      Vanilla, sweet smoke, caramel, sea, salt, some citrus fruits, some nuts. A bit dry.
    • Finish
      Medium to long. Smoke, ashes, citrus fruits, oak, a bit dry.

  8. whiskycuse did not rate this whisky Expert Senior

    Tasting Notes:

    https://whiskycuse.wordpress.com/2013/08/11/bowmore-100-degrees-proof-ob-ca-2013/

  9. Oloroso-Butt scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      82 82
    • Finish
      83 83

  10. alectron scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      mineral, salty, dry smoke, vanilla, bright dry wood, faint citrus (84).
      w water: mineral, salty, dry smoke, vanilla, bright wood, citrus (86).
      w water & a lot of time: more citrus & complex sweetness next to the previous mineral salt & smoke, among them marshmallows, peaches, some exotic fruits such as mango & paw paw. (88)
    • Taste
      alc not well integrated, smoke, mineral, vanilla, cereals (83).
      ww water: mineral, salty, dry smoke, vanilla, bright wood, citrus (85).
      w
      water & a lot of time: oily, marshmallows, peaches, oranges,
      grapefruit & some exotic fruits coming through here as well. (89)
    • Finish
      again, the alc is out of place here, smoke, salty, cereals & vanilla (83).
      w water: mineral, salty, dry smoke, vanilla, bright wood, citrus (86).
      w water & a lot of time: nice interplay between salty, mineral smoke & fruiy notes (88)

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