|Serie||Old & Rare A Platinum Selection|
|Bottled for||The Whisky Shop|
|Cask Type||Refill Hogshead|
|Condition||In Original Wooden Case|
Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection: A Whisky Shop Exclusive
The Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection is a truly exceptional whisky that was exclusively bottled for The Whisky Shop. Crafted by the renowned independent bottler Hunter Laing, this expression is part of their prestigious Old & Rare A Platinum Selection series. With a bottling strength of 49.6% ABV, this whisky offers whisky enthusiasts a unique opportunity to experience the finest qualities of Bowmore's craftsmanship and the expertise of Hunter Laing.
A Distillery with a Rich Legacy
Bowmore Distillery, nestled on the shores of Loch Indaal on the island of Islay, has been producing exceptional whiskies since 1779. With over two centuries of experience, Bowmore has honed its craft and developed a reputation for creating whiskies that embody the distinctive character of Islay. Each expression from Bowmore tells a story of tradition, innovation, and the island's rugged beauty.
The Whisky Shop's Exclusive Platinum Selection
The Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection was carefully chosen by The Whisky Shop to showcase the distillery's excellence and provide their discerning customers with a truly remarkable whisky experience. This limited edition release represents the pinnacle of Bowmore's offerings, with only the finest casks selected for maturation and bottling.
Maturation in a Refill Hogshead
For over two decades, the spirit within this expression matured in a refill hogshead, allowing it to develop and acquire a remarkable array of flavors and aromas. The refill hogshead, previously used for maturing other spirits, adds a unique character to the whisky, allowing the inherent qualities of the Bowmore spirit to shine through. The result is a beautifully balanced whisky with depth, complexity, and a symphony of flavors.
A Captivating Tasting Experience
Upon opening a bottle of Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection, one is greeted with a captivating array of aromas. The nose reveals a delicate balance of gentle peat smoke, rich vanilla, dried fruits, and a hint of coastal brininess. On the palate, layers of flavors unfold, including notes of tropical fruits, warm spices, honeyed sweetness, and a subtle smokiness that lingers throughout. The whisky finishes with elegance and sophistication, leaving a lasting impression on the palate.
A Treasure for Whisky Connoisseurs
The Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection is a treasure for whisky connoisseurs and collectors alike. Bottled in 2012 after 21 years of maturation, this expression represents a moment frozen in time, capturing the essence of Bowmore's craftsmanship and the expertise of Hunter Laing. With only a limited number of bottles available, each one is a testament to the artistry and dedication that went into its creation.
The Bowmore 21 Years Old & Rare Platinum Selection, bottled exclusively for The Whisky Shop, is a whisky of exceptional quality and distinction. From its carefully selected cask to its captivating flavors and aromas, every aspect of this expression showcases the mastery of Bowmore Distillery and the expertise of Hunter Laing. Whisky enthusiasts who have the opportunity to savor this rare gem will be treated to a truly remarkable and memorable whisky experience.