Bowmore Feis Ile 2016
Lot number: 072-0945
Winning bid: £80
The oldest distillery on Islay, Bowmore has been described as the Grande Dame of the island. It still has its own floor maltings which make up about 30% of its requirements. Its No. 1 vaults are the oldest maturation warehouse in Scotland and the only one below sea level.
This whisky comes from four American Virgin Oak casks and one first fill Oloroso Butt that were re-racked and married in the original wood. This received a warm review in Forbes Lifestyle section.
Cask Type: American Virgin Oak and First Fill Oloroso
54.9% ABV / 70cl
Bottle Number: 1043 / 1,500
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