Campbeltown Scotch Whisky

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Tasting notes by Victor on 8th Nov 2015
Bright Claret Springbank 89/100

Tasting notes by Cunundrum on 23rd Oct 2015
Overrated 86/100

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  • Springbank 12 YO Claret - Bright Claret Springbank

    By Victor on 8th Nov 20152015-11-08T20:13:00


    The reviewed sample is compliments of @Nozinan Nose: gentle, sweet, high-pitched Claret wine greets first and dominates the nose. Along with the grape there is a little tangerine marmalade. The Sprin… read more

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  • Springbank 12 YO Cask Strength Batch 9 - Overrated

    By Cunundrum on 23rd Oct 20152015-10-23T08:11:00


    Nose: Sour caramel; old library books; vintage car seat leather; slight sulfur. Palate: A touch of peat and smoke; caramel; mouse pelt; alcohol burn; musty curtains. Finish: Ends brilliantly with bright… read more

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  • Springbank 15 Year old - Balanced beauty

    By Barnbip on 16th Oct 20152015-10-16T20:06:00


    Springbank 15 has been a friend of mine for a long time. A whisky I keep coming back to again and again. And there is a simpel reason: it is a beautiful and very balanced whisky! Nose: Full, rich sherry… read more

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  • Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength - The Bourne Ultimatum

    By Rantavahti on 7th Oct 20152015-10-07T13:22:00


    I Had found some great reviews about previous Springbank 12yo CS versions, and was keen to try batch 10 (2015 release) myself. Matured in a combo of 70% Ex-Sherry and 30% Ex-Bourbon casks. Hard to say… read more

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  • Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength - Batch 9 vs Batch 5

    By Lifewaterforce on 3rd Jul 20152015-07-03T17:21:00


    After not keeping my word to OlJas about posting it straight after my Batch 5 review i finally post this review. Nose: Dense wood smoke (bark, heavy), a smoked-meat note and motor oil (2 stroke) greets… read more

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  • Springbank 1997 2nd Batch - Son of Springbank

    By Pandemonium on 25th May 20152015-05-25T14:58:00


    Description: a 10yo, 1997 vintage edition from 2008, bottled at cask strength, waxy texture in the glass and fruity at first glance. Nose: a mixed floral/fruity nose, main notes of barley, gooseberry,… read more

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  • Springbank 10 Year old - Zesty...

    By hunggar on 18th May 20152015-05-18T20:37:00


    Here’s Springbank’s 10 year old. It’s my opinion that not all 10-12 year old introductory malts are the best ambassadors for their distilleries. When you’re offering your most affordable, and likely best… read more

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  • Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength - A Great Recommendation...

    By BARutledge on 10th May 20152015-05-10T02:25:00


    Springbank 12yr Cask Strength ABV: 54.3% Light Straw, Easter yellow Snifter, splash of water Peat throughout from nose to finish. However, the peat is distinctly different... It tastes potent? Maybe… read more

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  • Springbank 1974 28 Year old Bot. Oct 2003 - Polish and Red Licorice

    By Benancio on 23rd Apr 20152015-04-23T13:58:00


    Springbank 2003 28y A friend gave me a sample, this is one of the most complex scotches I've had. It would take several tastings to get all that this Scotch has to offer. Tight legs in the glass. Nose… read more

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  • Springbank 2009 11 YO Madeira Cask - Madeira Makes Top 10

    By HopscotchUSA on 19th Apr 20152015-04-19T17:05:00


    First tasted at Springbank in September 2009 this expression came alive like no other bottle tasted that day. Re-tasted recently from the bottle hidden in the back of my scotch cabinet, the nose is pure… read more

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