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Review: Bowmore 18 Year Old (Travel Retail)

Bowmore 18 Year Old (Travel Retail) – 43% abv Info: Bowmore recently unveiled three new duty-free exclusive malts, aged 10, 15 & 18 years, marking a return to age statements for the first time in five years. The 18yo is described … Continue reading

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Review: Bowmore Stillmen’s Selection

Bowmore Stillmen’s Selection – 17yo – 53.1% abv Info: Distilled on 22nd June 1998 and matured in Bordeaux wine barriques. Limited release, distillery exclusive of 1,500 numbered bottles. Colour: Dark but bright with ruddy red tints. Nose: Evocative Islay in … Continue reading

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Review: Bowmore Devil’s Cask III (vs Devil’s Cask II)

Bowmore – The Devil’s Casks Batch III – 56.7% abv Info: “Double the Devil”, so the label says. Matured in first fill sherry casks; both Oloroso and Pedro Ximénez. The third and final release in the series. NAS. Colour: Dark and rusty, … Continue reading

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Review: Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish

Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish – 53.9% abv Info: This has been made up of different vintages from the 1990s (so around 15-25 years old), and then finished in Japanese Mizunara oak which is the first time that Mizunara casks have been exported from … Continue reading

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News & PR: Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish

BOWMORE MIZUNARA CASK FINISH BRINGS TOGETHER TWO OF THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS WHISKY ISLANDS CREATING AN INDUSTRY FIRST, BOWMORE LAUNCHES A SINGLE MALT WHISKY FINISHED IN THE HIGHLY REVERED JAPANESE MIZUNARA CASKS Only 2,000 bottles of Bowmore Mizunara Cask Finish available … Continue reading

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Review: Bowmore 17 Year Old (SMWS 3.243)

Bowmore 17yo – SMWS 3.243 – 57.1% abv Info: The Scotch Malt Whisky Society (SMWS) have joined with Islay House for their first Feis Ile event on Friday 22nd May 2015, and to celebrate they’re releasing this bottle of 3.243 “Dark, … Continue reading

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Review: Six recent Wemyss Malts releases reviewed

February and March saw two sets of single cask releases from Wemyss Malts, a bumper crop which includes two bottlings at cask strength.   I’ve been lucky enough to able to review six of the recent releases, so without further … Continue reading

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