Bowmore Goes To The Vault

Islay-based Bowmore distillery has released Vault Edit1°n Atlantic Sea Salt – part of a limited-edition collection of malt whiskies celebrating flavors – three more in the series are peat smoke, sweetness and citrus fruits – all of which have been developed in the No.1 Vaults, the world’s oldest Scotch maturation warehouse [thus the name]. Peat […]

Bowmore Back In Black

It is unlikely that you will ever see this fifth and final installation in the Black Bowmore Series -the recently released 50-Year-Old – due to its limited availability. The Islay-birthed Black Bowmore 50-Year-Old single malt quite expectedly spent 50 years maturing in first-fill Oloroso sherry casks – making it the most aged whisky of the […]

Good Day At Black Rock

The holiday gift season just got one gift better as Bowmore is offering a special limited edition gift pack for its Bowmore Black Rock Islay single malt Scotch whisky that includes a set of black slate coasters. The catch? The 24,000 gift packs will only be available at selected European travel retail outlets. The Bowmore […]

Bowmore Small Batch Bows

Islay distillery, Bowmore, has launched Bowmore Small Batch, a single malt Scotch whisky matured in both first and second-fill ex-bourbon casks. The first-fill former bourbon casks lend a vanilla and spice essence to the whisky while the second-fill bourbon cask adds fruit, salt and honey notes to the whisky. Bowmore Small Batch is now available […]

Bottle Of Bowmore To Be Broken On Big Boat

An as-yet-unnamed bottle is Islay single malt Scotch whisky is destined to be smashed against the hull of the new aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth being prepared for launch in Rosyth, Scotland this weekend. Instead of the customary bottle of bubbly typically used to christen boats upon their launch, the new HMS Queen Elizabeth is […]

Bowmore Bows Three More

The Bowmore Distillery figured you would like to have some more of their fine whisky and has made three new expressions available for your perusal – Black Rock, Gold Reef and White Sands. With names drawing inspirations from the Scottish island of Islay, the Black Rock is a single malt matured in first fill ex-Spanish […]

Bowmore Hopes You Won The Lotto For Xmas

If you suddenly find yourself flush with cash this holiday season, the folks at Bowmore would like to have a word with you. Seems as though they find themselves with 200 bottles of 50-year-old single malt Scotch whisky from their 1961 release. Distilled in December 1961 in a pair of former bourbon hogshead casks, each […]

Scotland’s Greatest Hits From Old Particular

Single malts culled from single casks, without coloring or chill filtration but with the naturally present oils, fats and enzymes present in the cask, from around Scotland – think of them as Scotland’s Greatest Single Malt Hits – will be available under the Old Particular banner. Single malts distilled in this manner at Bowmore, Caperdonich, […]