Springbank

Campbeltown Scotch Whisky

Most recent reviews of 148:

Tasting notes by Pandemonium on 20th Feb 2016
Rock Farm 89/100

Tasting notes by Pierre_W on 12th Feb 2016
As malty as it can get 86/100

Average rating

87

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  • Springbank Glengyle Kilkerran WIP VII - Rock Farm

    By Pandemonium on 20th Feb 20162016-02-20T16:50:00

    89

    As I gave the 6th Kilkerran Work In Process (commonly known as the WIP VI) a solid 91, you can imagine I was very excited about the new cask strength release. An opinion apparently widely shared as the… read more

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  • Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength - As malty as it can get

    By Pierre_W on 12th Feb 20162016-02-12T23:10:00

    86

    Springbank distillery was established in 1828 by the Reid family and is located on the southern Kintyre peninsula. In 1837 it was sold to John and William Mitchell, in-laws of the Reids. In 1897 the d… read more

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  • Springbank 12 YO Claret - Bright Claret Springbank

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

    89

    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

    86

    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

    90

    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

    90

    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

    91

    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

    87

    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

    86

    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

    93

    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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