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Speyburn 10-year-old

Overall rating
75.79/100
votes
87
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Single Highland Malt
Stated Age
10 years old
Strength
40.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Barcode
5010509021067
Added on
03 Sep 2007 10:11 pm
ColoredChillfiltered

Average value

€ 65,00

3 × in wishlist

87 × member ratings

166 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Speyburn 10-year-old

13 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 75.79 points

  1. Tom na Gruagaich scored this whisky 85 points Connoisseur

    looks much older than he is and reminds me of my 1977 Glen Mhor from Singnatory (which is already empty). Solid craftsmanship, very old-fashioned, of the flavors clearly old and not new and therefore all the more exciting. Great whisky.

    It was a Speyburn 10 OA with 40% from the late 1980s.
    • Nose
      In the nose first something OBF, but then shower sticks, a great, resinous fruitiness, a little old book, very old-fashioned
    • Taste
      Then round, soft, full of that great mixture of wood, fruit and something old, a hint of leather perhaps.
    • Finish
      long, malty, slightly fruity, warm, without being alcoholic.

  2. pianoman scored this whisky 71 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      Pale. Hay, wet wall paint, green apples. Salt dough, loam soil.
    • Taste
      Hay, vodka, caraway, anise. Short and bland.

  3. fileosoph scored this whisky 75 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      73 73
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      74 74

  4. Taita scored this whisky 77 points Expert Junior

    decent whisky, less pronounced/neutral flavour
    • Nose
      spicy sweet without specific feature
    • Taste
      taste something caramel, anise, vanilla, citrus, balanced
    • Finish
      finish, same tastes linger, something spicier

  5. Ivynor scored this whisky 79 points Expert Senior

    A rather sweet whisky, young but correct.
    • Nose
      Pretty young, green, sweet, on the apple and cereals.
    • Taste
      Grassy, ​​sweet, with more cereals.
    • Finish
      Bitterness, sugar, wood, vanilla.

  6. AlecM scored this whisky 87 points Expert Senior

    Nose: warm spives (cardamon and nutmeg) and vanilla.

    Taste: aniseed, vanilla and orange.

    Finish: long and citrusy with liquorice and nutmeg.

    Quite oily and very easy drinking.

  7. Furtia scored this whisky 73 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      77 77
    • Taste
      62 62
    • Finish
      76 76

  8. DavidUK did not rate this whisky Member Senior

    Speyburn distillery is situated in Rothes, which makes it very much a Speysider

  9. Feusi scored this whisky 79 points Connoisseur

    Ahh, not bad for the price. A fruity maltiness enjoy the tongue, a rather shorter finish with nice malt and far away a bit peat and smoke.

  10. hsmithjr scored this whisky 70 points Connoisseur

    There are better blends on the market than this single. It's OK, but unchallenging.

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