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Bowmore 33 Year Old The Changeling / Frank Quitely

Lot: 5106913

Bowmore 33 Year Old The Changeling / Frank Quitely

Winning Bid: £2,200

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Bowmore 33 Year Old The Changeling / Frank Quitely

Titled The Changeling, this is another collaboration between Bowmore and graphic artist Frank Quitely. It was only available via Travel Retail from October 2022.

Islay’s oldest working distillery, Bowmore was established in 1779 and is now regarded as one of the most popular malts not only on Islay, but in the whole of Scotland. The distillery was acquired by Stanley P. Morrison in 1963, ushering in an era of iconic single malts, including the legendary Black Bowmore, credited by many as the genesis of whisky collecting, bottled in 1993. The distillery was bought under the control Suntory the year after they had been stakeholders since 1989), and it remains one of the most collectible brands in Scotch whisky today. Bowmore is one of the few remaining Scottish distilleries to use its own floor maltings, providing them with 40% of their requirements.

Frank Quitely (real name Vincent Patrick Deighan) is a Scottish comic book artist who studied as the Glasgow School of Art and has drawn for the likes of Marvel and DC Comics. 

This impressive single malt began its maturation in American oak hogsheads for 31½ years before being finished in ex-White Tawny Port casks for a final eighteen months. 

Smartly presented, the bottle includes an original signed print by Frank Quitely. It also includes notes from Bowmore Master Blended, Ron Welsh regarding the process of creating the whisky.

One of 667 bottles.

Please note there shall be a two bottle shipping fee applied to this lot

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