What's in a name? Bowmore 15 Year Old 1996 (cask 8034) - Directors' Cut (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Bowmore 15 Year Old 1996 (cask 8034) - Directors' Cut (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Sweet and buttery with notes of cinnamon, soft smoke, pepper and gingerbread.
Palate: Sweet smoke, iodine, malt, cocoa and barbecue sauce. Cool wood ashes and peat.
Finish: A long, sweet, cocoa-led finish.