Insider knowledge: Bowmore 16 Year Old 1990 Sherry Matured whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Bowmore 16 Year Old 1990 Sherry Matured whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Dry sherry, woody. Smoky espresso, dry hay, phenols, bitumen.
Palate: Perfume, fruity and sherried. Mochaccino, floral. Peat.
Finish: Quite dry, coffee notes, faint sherry.