Bowmore 18 Year Old Manzanilla
70cl / 52.5% abv
The first release in the Vintner's Trilogy from Bowmore, this Islay single malt is double matured, first in bourbon barrels for 13 years followed by 5 years in Manzanilla sherry casks. The result is a perfectly balanced combination of peat smoke and Seville oranges. Non chill-filtered and bottled at a natural cask strength of 52.5% abv.
Nose: treacle, blackcurrants and spiced Seville oranges with salted caramel, subtle menthol and chamomile.
Palate: bursts of peat smoke and bitter Seville oranges.
Finish: dry and long lasting.