I rate the 12 higher than Ardbeg 10 and Laphroaig 10 and like it's unique slant on the Islay style.
Ganga wrote:Bow fan here. I usually keep a Legend around but yes the 12 is worth the few extra ducats. The Legend is more brash. Similar things going on: smokey, grapefruit, lavendar/floral; it's just that the 12 is better structured and more rounded.
About the only OB I haven't enjoyed is one favored by many: the 17.
MrTattieHeid wrote:You can have 'em all! Bowmore is fingernails-on-the-chalkboard for me. Be warned, lockejn, there are many who love Bowmore, but nearly as many who don't--it's a real love-it-or-hate-it dram.