Bowmore is the capital of Islay, and home to just over one third of the islands population. Situated on the shore of the stunningly beautiful Loch Indaal with its wild weather, and glorious scenery - its a must for whisky lovers - Islay boasts 9 distilleries accross the Island.
Bowmore is home to the oldest distillery in Islay and also home to the worlds oldest whisky maturation warehouse - in continuous use for over 240 years. The ingredients list to make Bowmore is not exactly a long one - with just three items on it - local Barley, yeast and water from the nearby River Laggan. There is nothing else added whatsoever.
Bowmore 15 Year old Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky has been matured firstly in Bourbon barrels before spending its final three years ageing in Olorosso sherry casks. This gives Bowmore 15 its distinctively deep colour and the long, complex flavourful finish. Flavours include treacle, spice, toffee and sherry alongside the classic Bowmore smoke.
Bottle Size: 70cl