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Springbank 1974 IM

Overall rating
90.03/100
votes
40
Whiskybase ID
WB1120
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Ian Macleod (IM)
Bottling serie
Chieftain's Choice
Vintage
07.1974
Bottled
11.2002
Stated Age
28 years old
Casktype
Oloroso cask finish
Casknumber
1159
Number of bottles
702
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
02 Jan 2008 4:14 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 865.85

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Whisky Reviews for Springbank 1974 IM

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 90.03 points

  1. dram-drinker scored this whisky 91 points Moderator

    Fruity, spicy, very drinkable - very good
    • Nose
      92 92
      Lots of yellow fruits, honey, wet hay, apple, apricot, little pineapple, vanilla, quince, minerals, little citric, peach - very good
    • Taste
      91 91
      Litlle punchy, oily, creamy, fruity, good sweetness, peach, apricot, tobacco, little ginger, oak wood, vanilla, ripe banana - still good
    • Finish
      90 90
      Medium long, warm, spicy, fruity, little woody, vanilla, little herbs

  2. hs305 scored this whisky 90 points Connoisseur

    [December, 2012]  I found this dram in an advents calendar sampled by MaRa.

    In
    my old rating system (ten scales that translate into WB points: 50
    - 66 - 75 - 80 - 82,5 - 85 - 87,5 - 90 - 92,5 - 95) I scored it 90.  I took no detailed notes.

  3. Jean-Brice scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    pity that the nose is a little off because the profile was interesting.
    • Nose
      Red berries, patissier, a little cleared
    • Taste
      Hydrocarbons, fruits, smoke, almost medicinal
    • Finish
      average

  4. addyhd scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      91 91
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

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