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Overall rating
86.41/100
votes
19
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Alambic Classique (AC)
Bottling serie
Special Vintage Selection
Vintage
1999
Bottled
2014
Stated Age
15 years old
Casktype
Refill Sherry Cask
Casknumber
14301
Number of bottles
242
Strength
56.4 % Vol.
Size
50 ml 700 ml
Added on
06 Apr 2014 7:05 pm by Zinni
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 199,00

2 × in wishlist

19 × member ratings

Level Username Rating
Expert Senior growi5
91
Connoisseur Ciro
89
Connoisseur Daan Tje
89
Member Senior angelmountain
88
Expert Senior mordread
88
Member Senior Edinbeijing
87
Expert Senior Pxrider
87
Expert Senior sigma6
86
Expert Senior Black Widow
86
Connoisseur addyhd
86
Expert Senior hartist
86
Expert Senior Satin1
86
Expert Senior FritzeKrautman
86
Administrator RoyalScotsman
85
Expert Junior Lakky Luke
85
Connoisseur adrenalin
85
Expert Senior Muff Potter
85
Expert Senior Malteser
85
Specialist ontherocks
84

17 × in collection

Level Username Collection
Member Senior angelmountain
1
  • open
Expert Junior Dr. Arzt
2
  • empty
  • sample
Expert Senior FritzeKrautman
1
  • open
Member Junior HappyTurtle
1
  • open
Member Senior radiohead
1
  • sample
Member Junior robur
1
  • closed
Expert Senior Samhain
1
  • closed
Expert Senior Satin1
1
  • closed
Expert Junior SherryHoggie
1
  • closed
Expert Senior sigma6
1
  • closed
Member Senior warasa622buri
1
  • closed
Member Senior Wolf68
1
  • closed
Hidden user
1
  • closed
Hidden user
1
  • sample
Hidden user
1
  • closed
Hidden user
1
  • sample

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1999 AC

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.41 points

  1. Daan Tje scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      89 89

  2. FritzeKrautman scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Overall, the smoke is clear, but not overpowering for carrying. The Sherryfasseinflüsse are rather manageable, but are noticeable. The alcohol has bite, but is justifiable. The overall picture is therefore actually consistent, even if the whisky is no real revelation.
    • Nose
      Spicy smoke, short citrus, a bit dusty. Liverwurst. Alcohol noticeably pungent in the nose. Vanilla and short rice pudding with cinnamon. Nutmeg. The more the alcohol evaporates, the more interesting and warmer the aromas are in the nose.
    • Taste
      Sweet smoke, ripe apples and pears, strong alcohol, a bit musty.
    • Finish
      Medium-length finish. Little bitterness, strong alcohol again, coffee

  3. hartist scored this whisky 86 points Expert Senior

    Rather for non-classic sherry lovers than real peat.
    • Nose
      For a bowmore, little peat and rather spices, honey and a reminiscence of candied oranges.
    • Taste
      Alcohol is well integrated; the peat is also discreet and we find the approach of the nose: spices, honey, oranges. All with a beautiful material.
    • Finish
      Long enough, on spices, and peat always discreet.

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