Bowmore whiskey 15 years old sherry cask finish is one of the sons of the town of Bowmore, considered the capital of the island of Islay.
Here, on the banks of Loch Indaal, the Scottish distillery was built in 1779.
One of the oldest distilleries in Scotland, exposed to brackish winds from the Atlantic.
It is the proximity of the sea, the aging warehouses lapped by the waves and even below sea level, to determine the characteristics of Bowmore whiskeys.
The maltage is carried out, for a part of the requirement, directly in the Bowmore distillery with a dosed quantity of peat, while the water comes from the Laggan river.
The Bowmore distillery is equipped with four stills, two for each distillation.
Bowmore whiskey 15 years old sherry cask finish is produced using the water of the river Laggan, for over 2000 years the river has fallen from the hills containing the characteristic peat Islay, the same peat that is used as fuel in the oven to dry the malt.
Peat, water, wood, men and tradition come together to create the refined, cozy and smoky character of the Bowmore 15 year old sherry cask finish.
Color: dark bronze color, l
Perfumes: Bowmore whiskey 15 years old sherry cask finish extends to the nose with an unmistakable aroma characterized by the smokiness of the classic Bowmore mixed with a riot of aromas of sweet sherry and hints of chocolate.
Taste: Bowmore whiskey Bowman 15 years old sherry cask finish initially has flavors of sweet sherry followed by a robust smokiness with traces of fresh lemon peel.
The sweet taste of peat smoke is well balanced with a salty note.
Its particularity compared to the classic Bowmore 15 years is a further aging in Spanish sherry casks after the usual use of American bourbon barrels.