Official 50 year old bowmore. distilled back in the glory years of 1961 this beast has spent half a century maturing in two ex-bourbon hogsheads in the no.1 vaults at the bowmore distillery. as you can imagine there's been an incredible amount of bowmore leave the distillery since but not many before. these old bowmore are notorious for intense tropical fruits and subtle peat. this one is summed up as... like many new 'high-end' whiskies these days the packaging is often quite striking. in fact the craftsmanship for this bowmore 50 year old is one of the best we've seen and the attention to detail is impeccable; from the hand-blown decanter to the presentation itself. the bottle is hand-blown by glasstorm, the engraved silver collar and stopper is the work of thomas fattorini whilst the bespoke burr elm display cabinet is handcrafted by peter toaig. only 200 of these were produced worldwide and is sure to blow your taste buds away. as a whole this is a piece of pukka kit.Read More
1 bottle Bowmore 1961. 50 Year Old. In wooden presentation box. One of only 200 bottles. 70cl. 40.7%. Level top shoulder. Good condition.
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