Springbank

Campbeltown Scotch Whisky

Most recent reviews of 138:

Tasting notes by Benancio on 23rd Apr 2015
Polish and Red Licorice 94/100

Tasting notes by HopscotchUSA on 19th Apr 2015
Madeira Makes Top 10 90/100

Average rating

87

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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

    94

    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

    90

    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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  • Springbank 25 Year old - Showstopper

    By markjedi1 on 9th Mar 20152015-03-09T18:11:00

    85

    The Springbank 25 Year Old is rather rare (not more than 1.200 bottles in 2014) and contains whisky that spent 25 long years in bourbon casks before getting a finish on port pipes. It has not been on the… read more

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  • Springbank 9 Year Old 2004 Gaja Barolo - Barolo

    By markjedi1 on 9th Mar 20152015-03-09T18:10:00

    84

    Springbank likes to experiment with casks. For this young malt they used Gaja Barolo wine casks. Barolo is an Italian red wine, in this case casks from the cellars of the world famous (for wine lovers at… read more

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  • Springbank 10 Year old - Austere beauty

    By Marek on 8th Mar 20152015-03-08T21:38:00

    87

    I like the fact Springbank in not chill filtered and doesn't contain artificial colouring. Nose: seaweed, sea air, mineral, oranges. Palate: oily mouthfeel, peaty (but not as powerfull as some Islayers),… read more

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  • Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength - Cambelltown's Glory

    By KMullaney on 2nd Mar 20152015-03-02T13:14:00

    90

    This dram is a fantastic dram. It is hot and smoky. Nose: Slight edge of sherry. Smoke. Peat at the center. Gentle sweetness; vanilla and caramel. A hint of citrus. A touch of florals? Over all there is… read more

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  • Springbank 10 Year old - Salty well balanced friend

    By Wineandwhiskey on 19th Feb 20152015-02-19T23:38:00

    88

    This is my second bottle of Springbank 10 and I am excited about this single malt because for it's price and age it is showing a very good complexity and nice layers with different flavors. Though I have… read more

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  • Springbank 10 Year old - Smells like pirates!

    By thewhiskydoctor on 8th Feb 20152015-02-08T20:40:00

    83

    For my first venture into the Springbank range I thought I’d start with the standard 10 year old. Lightly peated and 2 and half times distilled, this is matured 60:40 in bourbon and sherry casks respe… read more

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  • Springbank 15 Year old - Old style sherry-peat

    By Jules on 22nd Jan 20152015-01-22T10:53:00

    83

    Nose: Mild peat & Sherry - along with unique notes such as Hazelnut, Alka-Seltzer & something along the lines of struck matches. Slightly waxy and quite mineral with a faint coastal whiff... Mouth: Along… read more

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  • Springbank 10 Year old - Superb introduction to Springbank

    By Pierre_W on 18th Jan 20152015-01-18T07:53:00

    87

    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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