Springbank 10 Years Old Local Barley Campbeltown Single Malt Whisky – 2021 Release 55.6% ABV.

£97.00

Bottle Size 70cl
There are a few Scottish distilleries that still malt their own barley but Springbank is the only distillery which malts 100% of its own barley, using the traditional floor maltings. The whole production process: malting, milling, mashing, fermentation, distillation, maturation and bottling, happens on the one site in Campbeltown. This is unique in Scotland.
Alcohol 55.6% ABV
No. Of Bottles 8500
Bottled December 2020
Age 10 Year Old
Cask Type 100% Sherry
Style Single Malt Whisky
Bottler Springbank
Distillery Springbank
Springbank distillery is the oldest independent, family-owned distillery in Scotland. Legal distillation began in 1828. The chairman is Hedley Wright, the great, great grandson of John Mitchell, the first legal distiller of Springbank whisky.
Country Scotland
Region Campbeltown
Chill Filtered No
Colour/Appearance Amber
Tasting Notes Nose
Rich, fruity and nutty with notes of raisins and prunes, a hint of bitter dark chocolate, espresso coffee beans and walnuts.
Palate
Elegantly rich and creamy. Sweet creme brulee and a touch of zesty orange peel. Sweet and spicy with a hint of nutmeg.
Finish
The finish opens to give flavours of juicy soaked maraschino cherries, delicious caramel shortcake with a coastal briny influence towards the end.

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Description

Strictly 1 per customer

Sixth in a series of annual releases distilled from barley grown locally around Campbeltown.

 

Additional information

Weight 2 kg