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Overall rating
84.12/100
votes
21
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottled
2010
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Barcode
610854107000
Added on
07 Nov 2011 7:49 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 49.86

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21 × member ratings

55 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Springbank 10-year-old

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 84.12 points

  1. WhiskyFan2112 scored this whisky 84 points Connoisseur

    Complex dram. Some nice and funky flavors here.
    • Nose
      84 84
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      84 84

  2. erogers scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    A real puzzle.  Very complex.  It’s hard to grasp any particular flavor that takes the lead.  There is so much going on in this malt!  I could definitely taste the high level of quality and craftsmanship that went into this whisky.  I also noticed a few very small black flakes of barrel char in the bottle.  This malt has no color added and is not chill-filtered.  These tasting notes were made after adding two teaspoons of water to the dram and letting it sit for about ten minutes.  This really brought out more aromas, and tamed the alcohol burn, although it was still present (92 proof).
    • Nose
      Sour fruit, vanilla, lemon meringue, salted nuts, nutmeg, lilac, banana, melted caramel, and peat.
    • Taste
      Salted nuts, dried sour fruits (sour apple), oily and wet mossy peat.
    • Finish
      Doesn’t linger.  Sour fruits (apple/pear), salted nuts, peat without smoke.

  3. Furtia scored this whisky 82 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      83 83
    • Taste
      84 84
    • Finish
      75 75

  4. hsmithjr scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    An excellent 10.  One of the best.
    • Nose
      Big and oaky.  Hints of brine and peat.  Fruity, but earthy. Mulitgrain bread.
    • Taste
      Sweet.  Dried apricots, then cereal grains.  Nutty with smoky peat undercurrents.  Sharp and crisp.
    • Finish
      Medium long and spicy.  Coastal, salty and dry.

  5. hsmithjr scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    Brilliant.
    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

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