Bowmore Darkest Reviews
Product Type: Bowmore Distillery Vodka
Description:Brand: Bowmore Distillery / Type: Whisky / Aged for 12 years in bourbon casks and finished in Olorosso sherry butts.
Newest Review: ... & Hyde. It's soft and creamy - almost buttery - at the front of the mouth, but quickly adopts a more assertive Islay ... more
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by - written on 10/07/03, updated on 10/07/03 (Very useful, 337 readings)
Bowmore is not a Islay malt to be drunk young. The distillery offers a broad range of bottlings at various ages. The baseline Legend has no age statement, but is probably 7-8 years old - and shows it. The 10 y.o. hints better at what makes the brand a classic, but is with the 12 y.o. that Bowmore comes into its own. It's complex, and something of a Jeckyl & Hyde. It's soft and creamy - almost buttery - at the front of the mouth, but quickly adopts a more assertive Islay character over the middle of the tongue. The robust salt and iodine character is moderated by a tantalising range of floral, grassy and linseed flavours. It's warm and soothing - and ... Read the complete review
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