Insider knowledge: Bowmore 8 Year Old 2001 (Adelphi) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Bowmore 8 Year Old 2001 (Adelphi) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Peaty, oily, soapy. Very interesting, peppermint, coastal notes, barley and cut hay.
Palate: Creamy sweetness, oily, peaty, fruity, grassy, ash, cool smoke.
Finish: Fruity, butterscotch, barley, soapy, perfumed.