Tasting Notes / Bottles from Springbank



Springbank 1996 Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)
Springbank 1996 Burns Malt (The Whisky Barrel)

There is one distillery that many people have as their holy grail of currently still producing distilleries and that is the Campbeltown distillery of Springbank.

Springbank 21yr Old Particular (Douglas Laing)
Springbank 21yr Old Particular (Douglas Laing)

There's always the occasional dram that really jumps out and surprises you and this was one of them, a fabulous single cask bottling of 21 year old Springbank at Cask Strength.

Springbank 21yr XOP (Douglas Laing)
Springbank 21yr XOP (Douglas Laing)

If there is a distillery in Scotland that showcases the "dirty" nature of Scotch whisky and the complexities that comes with it, then it's Springbank, some rave about this distillery, it's one i can enjoy but it's not my favourite.

Springbank Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)
Springbank Batch 1 (That Boutique-y Whisky Company)

This cracker is from the Springbank Distillery and comes with a superb comicbook-style label featuring Caskstrength.net's Neil and Joel operating Springbank's old Porteus Mill.

Springbank Society Bottling 2013
Springbank Society Bottling 2013

This is yet another interesting dram, being the Springbank Society bottling from November 2013, which is a 12 year old Springbank matured in Fresh Port.