Old Particular Bowmore 2001 18 Year Old
An 18 year old single cask Bowmore from Douglas Laing's Old Particular range.
Distilled in December 2001 at the Bowmore distillery on Islay, matured for over 18 years and bottled from a single refill hogshead (cask no. DL 13709) in December 2019. A release of 339 bottles at 48.4%, with no colouring and no chill filtration.
Douglas Laing's tasting notes...
Nose: Suprisingly smoked - then comes juicy plums, orange pith and milk chocolate.
Palate: Fruity (apples and strawberry conserve) initially, followed by a peated barley style.
Finish: Lingers beautifully - a balance of sweet fruits, marmalade and earthy peat.