Bowmore 18 Year Old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky (750ml)

SKU #1029712 92 points Wine Enthusiast

Outer quote mark Comforting caramel and toffee aromas lead into a smoky and spicy palate. Caramel, vanilla and espresso give way to dark chocolate and black pepper, finishing with a tinge of burnt orange peel. (KN) Inner quote mark (12/2021)

91 points Whisky Advocate

Outer quote mark This replaces the 17 year old in the standard Bowmore portfolio. (The 17 year old will now be Duty Free Only.) The difference is significant. This one is more sherried than the 17 year old, and it wears the sherry well. I know that many of you, like myself, adore the 17 year old. Indeed, I feel that the 17 year old displays the true essence of Bowmore. But this 18 year old integrates the sherry notes with the Bowmore signature to create a richly flavored Islay whisky experience. Thick toffee, ripe fruit, and tar-tinged smoke are accentuated by dark chocolate, cocoa powder, burnt raisin, dates, and sea salt. Long, entertaining finish. (JH, Spring 2020) Inner quote mark

K&L Notes

Bowmore 18 Years Old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky was voted the "Best in Show Whisky" at the 2018 San Francisco Spirits Competition, one of the foremost drinks competitions in the world. It was also awarded a Double Gold medal. Twenty-four top judges, from across the American drinks industry, blind-tasted all the Scotch whiskies, from the youngest to the oldest, but conclusively agreed that Bowmore 18 Years Old, from the small Hebridean Island of Islay, was ‘simply the best’. The Competition’s Executive Director Anthony Dias Blue said, "A brilliant, perfect, remarkably delicious expression by Bowmore; another in a series of winners that span the entire history of the San Francisco Spirits Competition."


Price: $179.99

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