Built from the
Heart of a DB5

It's what we choose to do with our time that defines us.
What we choose to create. The legacies we leave.


Introducing Black
Bowmore DB5 1964

A beautifully inspiring and limited release; this unique, handcrafted vessel houses an equally exceptional rare single malt, Black Bowmore 1964. Over the years this has become one of the rarest and most sought-after single malt whiskies ever created.

A striking concept which brings together an iconic whisky and a legendary car in a bottle of equal parts, featuring exceptional single malt and a genuine Aston Martin DB5 piston.


First Fill Williams & Humbert walnut brown Oloroso Sherry butt, 31 Years Old, 49.6% abv.


On the Eye: Deep obsidian black.
Breathe In: Layers of ripe exotic fruits and creme caramel.​ As time moves on, soft tobacco smoke, aromatic orange peel and rich black cherry come to the fore.
Taste: Intense flavours of mango, passion fruit and acacia honey interwoven with a powerful combination of coffee and tobacco smoke.​
Savour: A wonderfully long and decadent finish with tropical fruits and spice, defining over 240 years of craftsmanship.

Capturing an icon of Innovation

Bowmore Islay Single Malt Scotch Whisky and Aston Martin present their first collaborative creation. With only 25 bottles available to buy, Black Bowmore DB5 is an exceptionally rare celebration of time, commemorating a definitive moment in history for both Bowmore and Aston Martin. It is also a celebration of shared values and passions, showcasing great innovation and invention.

A beautifully inspiring masterpiece, this unique, handcrafted vessel houses an equally scarce single malt - Black Bowmore 1964. Inspired by the past, but truly breathtaking in today's world, the significance of 1964 is paramount. This represents a defining era of evolution for both Bowmore and Aston Martin during which both companies made changes would lead to the birth of some of their most iconic creations.

Documenting The Past

For decades, both Bowmore & Aston Martin have strived to craft, create and curate, bringing beautiful whiskies and breathtaking cars to life. We celebrate these definitive decades through The Definitive Times - our very own newspaper documenting the defining moments of the past 60 years and celebrating the landmarks which have shaped and influenced them as they are today.

Get your digital copy

An iconic experience
Sign up to find out more about Bowmore and Aston Martin.

You must be of legal purchase age to enter this website.

You must be of legal purchase age to enter this website.

Please select your country and birth date to continue.

Please confirm you have agreed to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy to continue.