Blackadder

Bowmore 1989

ABV 63.3%
REVIEWED Issue 26
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Specifications
Brand: Blackadder, Bowmore
Expression: Bowmore 1989
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: No Age Statement
ABV: 63.3%
Country/Region: Scotland
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Tasting notes
Taster   Michael Jackson
Nose: Straight-ahead fragrant peat smoke.
Palate: Oily. Good Bowmore character: reedy, smoky, sandy, salty.
Finish: Appetising. Long, late, peppery dryness.
Comment: All the elements of Bowmore, and plenty of alcohol, but extra dimension.
8.3
Taster   Dave Broom
Nose: Slightly lean with touches of vanilla, shaved wood, butter and green plum.
Palate: Clean and sprightly, sugary: orange marmalade with smoke from about half way in. Round and gentle.
Finish: Light smoke.
Comment: A solid Bowmore that's lighter than the distillery bottlings.
7.5
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Bowmore Distillery, Bowmore, Isle of Islay , Islay, Scotland
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