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Whisky: Bowmore 1989-2012
Serie: Scott's Selection
Age: 23 years
Type: Single malt
Distilled: 1989
Bottled: 02-2012
Cask Type: Sherry Hogshead
Cask #: 22412
Bottles: 118
Strength: 48.5%
Distillery: Bowmore Distillery
Bottler: Robert Scott & Co.
Country: Scotland: Islay
Date: 13-01-2013
Nose: Sweet, gentle, a little stuffy, some grain, sourish, citrus in the back of your mouth, a little medicinal.
Flavour: Grain, some glue, apple, cake batter, yeast, some almost ripe red fruit, sherry, a little sourish, a hint of peat in the background. Has quite a lasting finish.
Body: Dry, gentle, complete.
Comments: As an typical Bowmore, I wouldn't pick it out of a line-up. I'd keep it if I'd be fortunate enough to guess right.
Rating: ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++++ ++-- ---- (8.5)