Great cask selection. Thanks, Jeroen, for the sample.
I get the typical maritime Bowmore notes on the nose, accompanied by a
load of citrus, vanilla and light touches of peach. Some camphor and salt.
Seaweeds too. Wave breakers. Fairly sweet and quite attractive. Almost no peat
to speak off on the nose.
It is very feisty and creamy and initially a lot more sweeter than
expeceted. Very fruity start. Guess the sherry cask was not as tired as I
thought. It then turns very salty. Slightly smoky. Nice development. Light oak.
Good balance. Does not need water.
The long finish is soft and spicy, with a brackish, but wonderfully