Campbeltown Scotch Whisky

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Tasting notes by Lifewaterforce on 3rd Jul 2015
Batch 9 vs Batch 5 91/100

Tasting notes by Pandemonium on 25th May 2015
Son of Springbank 87/100

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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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  • Springbank 25 Year old - Showstopper

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


    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


    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


    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


    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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