Bowmore Devil’s Cask Batch 2

Bowmore Devil's Cask Batch 2

Price: Discontinued

Distilled/Owned by: Bowmore / Beam Suntory

Region: Islay

56.3% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 10 Years

Cask Type: Ex-Oloroso sherry

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Reddish Mahogany

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Earthy sherry and oak with mulled wine and gentle smoke. Raisins and amaretto.

Mouthfeel: Medium body

Palate/Taste:Slight peat, chocolate, sour berries, spices, brine, and fig sauce.

Finish: Shorter, but hot. Bitter cherries and wet sherry casks, oranges, peat, and caramel.

Thoughts: My favorite of the Bowmores I have tried, I’m still meaning to try a Bowmore IB, as I hear that they are far better. It’s a blend of sour fruits and smoke that I can see having its fans.

Score: 80 out of 100

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