Bowmore 1971 51-Year-Old Scotch Whiskey is an exceptionally rare and highly sought-after single malt whiskey from Bowmore Distillery. This multi-dimensional whiskey captures the unparalleled character and celebrates the combined wisdom, craft, and ingredients that define Bowmore's legacy.
The nose is rich and complex with aromas of honey, vanilla, and ripe tropical fruits, followed by hints of smoky peat and oak.
The palate is rich and full-bodied, with flavors of dried fruits, dark chocolate, and caramel, intertwined with hints of coastal smoke and a subtle brininess.
The finish is long and lingering, with notes of tobacco, leather, and oak, complemented by a gentle sweetness and a hint of sea salt.
This single malt whiskey was distilled in 1971 and aged for 51 years in Bowmore's legendary No.1 Vaults, one of the world's oldest maturation warehouses. It was bottled in 2022 at cask strength and is a highly limited edition with only 642 bottles released worldwide. The whiskey is presented in a beautiful handcrafted wooden box, making it a true collector's item for whiskey enthusiasts.