Category: Islay single malt whisky
Product of: United Kingdom
Aged 15 years in American oak ex-bourbon barrels and Oloroso sherry seasoned casks, this ‘Mariner’ expression from Bowmore was originally aimed at the travel retail market.
Sampled on 02/01/2014
Clear, deep coppery amber with burnished copper glints.
Lightly spiced oak with delicate peat smoke and coal tar with candied orange peel, faint fresh green apple and fudge.
Smoky dry oak with dried fruit, apple and a pinch salt.
Peat lingers with cinnamon and white pepper.
Closure: Natural cork stopper