Bowmore - 29 Year Old 1964 Black Bowmore 1st Edition

Lot Id: 300764

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Bowmore - 29 Year Old 1964 Black Bowmore 1st Edition

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A legend in the Islay, Scotland and the Whisky world. This is the very first edition of the Bowmore Black Series. It was distilled in 1964 and matured for 29 years in Oloroso sherry casks before being bottled in 1993 when it took the world by storm! There were only ever 2000 bottles released, all of which were matured below sea level and are now individually numbered. 

When the bottle was first released it cost around £70 to buy from the distillery and now it's one of the most recognisable and famous bottles of Scotch Whisky in the world. 


Bottle number 1430.

  • Distillery: Bowmore Whisky for auction
  • Bottler: Distillery
  • Country: Scotland
  • Region: Islay
  • Size: 70cl
  • Type: Single Malt Whisky
  • Age: 29 Year Old
  • Number of Bottles: 2000
  • Strength (%): 50%
  • Bottle No: 1430
  • Distillery Status: Operational
  • Lot Type: Full Size
  • Shipping Weight: 3.00 KG

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