The Bowmore Springtide

January 15, 2015

Tasting notes: There is a lot going on with this one. The nose is wild and complex: a ferret wool muffler, fresh out of the box, and thrown immediately into the sea and not [...]

The Bowmore Small Batch Bourbon Matured

September 3, 2014

Tasting notes: Immediately after opening the bottle and pouring ourselves a dram, the nose on this dram struck us as quite strange, presenting with pencil erasers put in a [...]

The Bowmore 18–Redux

May 4, 2014

[This was one of the early whiskies we reviewed here at The Malt Impostor, but back then our style was less realistic, more surrealistic, more out there, or maybe just waaaay [...]

The Bowmore Devil’s Casks

February 23, 2014

Tasting notes: This is a right peaty beast!  We’re going to need a bigger boat!  Despite all the sherry in there, still the peat pervades without anything to mediate [...]

The Bowmore 15 (Mariner) — Redux

October 21, 2013

[This was the first whisky we ever reviewed here at The Malt Impostor, but back then our style was less connected to reality, less realistic, more surrealistic, more out [...]

The SMWS 3.184

December 24, 2012

[Here is another in a long line of current offerings from the Scotch Malt Whisky Society.   (with Lo-Mob effects on the pics!)  Check out this other post for more on these [...]

The SMWS 3.182

August 21, 2012

[This is the first of many shorter, link-free reviews we’ll be crafting on current Scotch Malt Whisky Society offerings.  We’ve been asked to give our objective [...]

The Bowmore 12 (50 ml airline bottle)

March 4, 2010

Tasting notes:* Hits the nose like bacon frying in a cast iron skillet, which is to say:  the aroma that wafts out from the opening of the pearly gates as you leave [...]
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