Bowmore 1996 Wy

Overall rating
85.76/100
votes
23
Whiskybase ID
WB58972
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Wemyss Malts (Wy)
Bottling serie
Aniseed Pastille
Vintage
1996
Bottled
2014
Casktype
Hogshead
Number of bottles
344
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
15 oct 2014 7:37 pm by JSW
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 111.68

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23 × member ratings

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Whisky reviews for Bowmore 1996 Wy

4 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 85.76 points.

  1. MrRancho scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    Very good whisky. The anise would have personally but probably not noticed, if I had not explicitly searched for him ...
    • Nose
      Smoke, lavender, orange, some cotton candy, seaweed, sea air.
    • Taste
      Smoke, some sugar, oak, walnut and if you are looking for anise.
    • Finish
      Medium length, oak, smoke, orange.

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  3. squaadgras scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      84 84

  4. Toffie76 scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    a development a little too linear. A very nice product, but few surprises in the end.
    • Nose
      classic, smoke, light peat with a good dose of citrus and sea air. Salt, smoked fish. Licorice, laurel, genevrier.
    • Taste
      the texture is quite fluid. A lot of aromatic spices (thyme, marjoleine, cumin ...). We find the marine side of the nose. Everything is articulated clearly and cleanly. We would have liked a little more depth, the whisky is younger than the advertised age. There is a certain austerity with a touch of mineral / ashy? supported.
    • Finish
      smoke, chiseled bitterness. Clean. Average length

  5. Bishlouk scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    Nose: Light straw smoke, and lemon apple. Palate: Vanilla, light smoke, and some spices .. Finale: Sweet spices and smoked pear. Verdict: Balanced. The peat is light and pleasant. Very good.

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