Bowmore 1991-2012, 21 years, 55% alc. Bottler: AD Rattray Expansion: First Fill Sherrycask, Cask: 2063 Region: Islay, Scotland
Special feature: Limited to 547 bottles
Nose: Amazing fruity on the go, wrapped in a light smoke. Blackberries, raspberries, sultanas, marzipan. For this machine grease and black powder. Behind it spices.
Palate: Smokey than the nose, sea salt and brackish water, coastal flavors. In addition, nuts and spices, the fruits go under something. Only a little peach and a hint of berries are left over.
Finish: very long and warming, again oily and nicely smoky. Strawberries and spices,
Conclusion: very horny Bowmore, absolutely recommendable.
88/100 points (tasted 2014, ca. 140,00 €) published on: www.facebook.de/notesofwhisky