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Overall rating
87.14/100
votes
31
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Whiskybroker.co.uk (WhB)
Vintage
27.11.1998
Bottled
12.02.2013
Stated Age
14 years old
Casktype
1st Fill Bourbon Barrel
Casknumber
448
Number of bottles
229
Strength
54.3 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
13 Feb 2013 8:57 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 58.00

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31 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Springbank 1998 WhB

3 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 87.14 points

  1. MaltMartin scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    A punchy Springbank without any kind of delicateness. Seems younger than 14 years to me.
    • Nose
      Yeasty and malty at first. Sweet-sour stable notes as well, Spirty. Some grapes. Whiff of smoke.
    • Taste
      Very hot and spicy. Stuffed peppers and nutmeg. Juicy but astringent. Lots of citrus fruit of lemon and lime.. Also hints of peat. Orange peel. Winey.
    • Finish
      Medium long. Dryness. Liquorice. Becomes bitter at the end.

  2. lincolnimp scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    This is a little spirit neat but with a little water it is much better.Some nice citrus and icing sugar notes, you need a sweet tooth for this one.
    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      87 87

  3. ctu scored this whisky 87 points Connoisseur

    Powerful, youthful Springbank!
    • Nose
      Yeast, grilled citruses, grape, salty caramel and wax
    • Taste
      Powerful. Chili and pepper, sweet peat, candied orange peel
    • Finish
      Medium length, dry and sour

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