bowmore 16 yo 1999 - 2015 | 56% alambic classique
A 50ml miniature of Bowmore 16 yo 1999 , from Alambic Classique (AC).
Cask No. 15302 , Sherry Cask, Single Malt Whisky from Bowmore distillery and Islay in Scotland.
Distilled in 1999 and bottled in 2015 at 56% abv.
One of 60 miniatures.
Fresh sea breeze, Mediterranean, iodine, salt, fresh pebble beach, damp metal, later smoke, cold camp fire.
Powerful and intense, initially dry smoke, a mixture of smoking chamber and medium cigar, plus fruity sweetness of heart cherries and old, dry sherry, then slightly burnt toffee.
Surprisingly fine and soft, slightly dry, still cigar smoke and pleasant saltiness.