Bowmore 27 Year Old Timeless Series
Bowmore 27 Year Old Timeless Series Coming from the oldest distillery on Islay, this premium single malt first spent 15 years in sherry and ex-bourbon casks and another 12 years in oloroso butts. Bottled at cask strength of 105.4 proof, this is an exquisite high-end whisky.
With this old Timeless Series, the Bowmore distillery presents us with a completely exceptional new bottling, a heritage of 240 years of know-how.
Bowmore Timeless Series 27 years old enjoyed 15 years of ageing in Sherry casks and old Bourbon casks before being switched to first fill Oloroso casks where it matured for another 12 years. “This 27-year old single malt has been carefully matured in Sherry and Bourbon casks for 15 years. Then, It was carefully moved to first-fill Oloroso butts. Here it remained for 12 years, only to be released once at its best and considered a worthy legacy.”
Only 3000 bottles/sets have been made worldwide. The total weight of the set is over 5 KG!
105.4 (52.7% ABV)
Nose: very fruity with notes of plums and prunes, aromas of sultana raisins combined with a strong influence of Oloroso. There is a sweet toffee, licorice, grilled orange peels and smoked seaweed.
Palate: it all starts smoothly with chestnut honey and beeswax. Notes of new leather and tobacco are expressed, accompanied by roasted coffee and dark chocolate.
Finale: long with fragrant notes of burnt wood, dried fruits and a touch of incense