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Overall rating
93.90/100
votes
44
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Duncan Taylor (DT)
Bottling serie
Rare Auld
Vintage
05.1966
Bottled
04.2007
Stated Age
40 years old
Casktype
Oak Cask
Casknumber
3318
Number of bottles
164
Strength
43.9 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
29 Apr 2009 4:01 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 4273,93

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44 × member ratings

24 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Bowmore 1966 DT

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 93.90 points

  1. hs305 scored this whisky 97 points Connoisseur

    [July, 2009]  Together with friends I emptied bottle no. 114 that I bought for 454 Euro in April, 2008.

    In my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50 - 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored it 95++.  My notes state a flabbergasting exotic fruity profile with almost all tropical fruits one can think of.  You wish to nose this forever and you dream of walking through a tropical botanical garden full of ripe fruits and beautiful flowers.  You have to push yourself to finally drink it and then all these wonderful flavours and aromas repeat themselves on the palate.  This all comes in different layers and waves, simply adorable.  I did not found any flaw or unwanted impression.  One of the greatest whiskies I have tried so far...  

  2. gunnie76 scored this whisky 95 points Expert Senior

    A rare beauty, in 2010 it was still buyable. `only` 795 â

  3. Whisky_Fan scored this whisky 98 points Member Senior

    The best Whisky I´ve ever tasted! The Bowmore 66 is a special and one time Whisky. Take your time for this incredible, inspired Whisky!
    • Nose
      A absolutely Fruit-Bomb! Tropic Fruits like Mango, Passionfruit, overripe Apricose, intensive sweetness, no peaty, a little bit smoky, extremely complex
    • Taste
      Again in the first step only tropic fruits, intensive sweetness, soft and well balanced, a little bit malty, oily, wood and oak flavours, complex
    • Finish
      long, very long, tropic fruits, intensive sweetness, wood and oak flavours, complex

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