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Bowmore 25-year-old

Overall rating
92.00/100
votes
44
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Seagulls - Old label
Bottled
1993
Stated Age
25 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
06 Apr 2009 12:01 am

Average value

€ 1442,56

14 × in wishlist

44 × member ratings

48 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 25-year-old

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 92.00 points

  1. detachedblue scored this whisky 92 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Strong tropical fruits, toffee and smoke, very best of its kind, top-tier leather, ink, seaweeds and orangy sherry. Very salty and peaty after 10mins.
    • Taste
      Following the nose, strong tropical fruits and toffee here, strong blackcurrants, seaweeds, mellow and elegant, a bit watery, still leathery and smoky, ashy, calvados, baked apple, dark chocolates.
    • Finish
      Long, apple, toffee, chocolates, sherry and herbs.

  2. wbarchive_712710 scored this whisky 100 points Member Senior

    One of the truly few whiskies to deserve a 100 rating. Just perfect. Fruit salad bowl with exotic touches.

  3. wbarchive_618617 scored this whisky 93 points Expert Junior

    wonderfully balanced Bowmore, with a clear peat note without smokiness, which plays out its maritime notes.
    • Nose
      Flower meadow, sea breeze, white pepper, some anise, rosemary, yellow plum, some peat
    • Taste
      sweet, canned mirabelles, beautiful Torfton, camphor, pleasant saltiness
    • Finish
      medium length, fruity, turning into fruit seeds

  4. Waykid scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    A really good classic.
    • Nose
      Sweet and apply, very light smoke, peppermint, a deep fruity sweetness, chalk, fireplace-smoke, medicinal notes of dentists office. Liquorice, pear, salmiak, a bit boozy but nothing disturbing.
    • Taste
      Dryer by the taste than the nose, though fruity, fresh apricot, blackcurrant berries & leaves, peppermint. A very pleasant light smoke. Round, a bit of clam and bitter and sweet oysteriness, very good.
    • Finish
      Dryish but pleasant, long.

  5. Furtia scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      86 86

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