Bowmore 1966 50 Year

Single Malt

Bowmore // Islay, Scotland

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Released December 2017, this 50 year old bottling marks the third release in Bowmore's Vault Legends Collection. The whisky was filled in 1966, a special year for Bowmore as it was the first official year that Bowmore bottled a single malt. It was also the first year their Distillery Manager Eddie MacAffer joined the distillery. This is a single cask release which aged in an ex-bourbon hogshead cask. Only 70 bottles were produced. Bottled at 41.5% ABV. This whisky is presented in a handmade crystal decanter and handcrafted cabinet made of Scottish oak.

  • age
    50 Year
  • abv
    41.5
  • Single Malt
    Distilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    ex-bourbon hogshead