The first-ever Bw bottling shows the maritime side of Islay malts, with whisky from the famed mid-1990s period.
Core FlavourWood-smoked kippers, tropical fruit
Cask detailsA batch of 1994 refill sherry butts.
NoseDelicious combination of smoked fish and rich oak. Tropical-fruit notes, too: mango and kiwi interlaced with cinnamon.
PalatePeat smoke at first, joined by lemon zest, apple and pineapple, followed by sooty, earthy notes.
FinishWarm spiciness with some green fruit at the back.
Smoke, fizzy lemon and hints of pineapple in the background. A classic example of the 1990s’ Bowmore style.