Bowmore Virgin Oak Matured

Overall rating
Whiskybase ID
Single Malt
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Feis Ile Collection
Virgin Oak Casks
Number of bottles
55.7 % Vol.
700 ml
Bottle code
Bottled for
Feis Ile 2015
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Added on
27 may 2015 7:36 pm by cfosterk
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength
Overall rating

Average value

€ 226.78

Whisky reviews for Bowmore Virgin Oak Matured

32 users have left 33 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 86.93 points.

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  1. ASWhisky scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    finally a good Bowmore with style, character and excitement
    not been drinking something like Bowmore for a long time
    old school style
    he is good and I am happy
    he was really fun
    yes, I'm in heaven
    • Nose
      it is raining fine twine
      the air is hazy
      fine smoke is still rising from the beams
      he smells burned and iodine
      The vase stands lonely and unmoving on the table as if nothing had happened
      white lilies
      the flower water has almost evaporated
      Yesterday you peeled oranges here
      You can still feel her ripe sweet flesh on your tongue
      You are stroking your lips
      the rain on your skin is salty
      how intensively you suddenly feel and smell everything
      flowery, fruity, salty and yet terribly sweet
      You take a deep breath
      The wood smoke mixes with the sweet smell of white lilies
      the pulp drips seductively
      mmh .. Your saliva starts to flow
    • Taste
      nice soft and sweet in the beginning with chocolate
      then your tongue glows from wood ash
      nice spicy ashes
      Wood with chocolate and sweet orange
      Between your tongue and your palate, spicy bitterness of wood ash arises
      with a lot of sweet orange
      You feel smoke on the palate and in the throat
      the smoke is very full and swells from your inside into the throat
      …it's good
      Your tongue tastes of sweet tobacco and dark liquid caramel
      Smoke and ashes remain in your cheeks
      In your mouth caramelized ivy leaves remain with sugar ... mmmh

      what a beautiful mouth
      a very nice floral note tart and sweet
      with 85.52 points clearly undervalued in the base
    • Finish
      many notes on the finish
      from smoky, sweet, tart to soft, everything is there ... wood and sweet tobacco
      a lot of warm orange juice with cocoa / barrel very delicious
      and he keeps coming back
      bitter sweet tea leaves
      Wow very beautiful

      this is smelling wood ash and sweet ivy in the empty glass

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