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Springbank 1967

Overall rating
93.93/100
votes
32
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
West Highland Malt
Vintage
31.10.1967
Bottled
22.08.1988
Stated Age
20 years old
Casktype
Sherry Cask
Number of bottles
648
Strength
46.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
12 Oct 2008 6:45 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 4494,38

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98
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97
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97
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Whisky Reviews for Springbank 1967

5 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 93.93 points

  1. whiskystore scored this whisky 94 points Expert Senior

    3 cl sample
    Colour light mahogny
    • Nose
      94 94
      Fantastic sweet nose, honey, sultanas, sandalwood, dried fruit, malt, plums, candied fruit
    • Taste
      95 95
      Fantastic taste, all ingredient of the nose cooked together to a lovely nectar, creamy and a little oily, little of dark chocolate, slight of leather and tobacco, this is a fantastic licueur
    • Finish
      94 94
      Superb finish, all ingredients in nose and taste slowly fading away, fat, little pepper

  2. KayMeertens scored this whisky 94 points Specialist

    • Nose
      Dried apricot, papaya, candied cherry, raisin, toffee, date, tobacco, egg, apple and malt.
    • Taste
      Dried apricot, raisin, strawberry, vanilla, egg, cappuccino and smoke.
    • Finish
      Yellow raisin, smoke, dried apricot, apple and vanilla.

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 97 points Moderator

    Rating from Whiskyfun by Serge:

    Springbank 1967/1988 (46%, OB, 'A West Highland SMW', 648 bottles) Tall bottle. This is legendary – I’ll always remember the dozens of bottles that were standing in a grocery store in Freiburg, Germany, fifteen years ago. I also remember thinking it was a bit too expensive... Stupido! Colour: golden amber Nose: exactly like a freshly opened beehive, on a hot summer evening, after the bees have gathered nectar from all sorts of flowers. Minus the stings. Right, that means various flowers, wax, various honeys, various resins and warm wood. You may add a little leather, tobacco and grated dried coconut, raspberry juice, fresh mint and orange liqueur... This is simply grand. Mouth: starts creamier than the indies, oilier and even more honeyed, with superb sherried touches. It gets then much more phenolic and resinous, that is. Liquorice, mint drops, cough syrup, mastic (you should really try mastic-flavoured Turkish delights if you have the occasion one day), fir honeydew and crystallised pineapple. Majestic but anything but cloying. I think it’s what’s called balance. Finish: long, with the oak making its appearance now. More vanilla, black tea and soft spices. Comments: no, really, I used to be very stupid fifteen years ago.SGP:654 – 94 points.

  4. dram-drinker scored this whisky 97 points Moderator

    • Nose
      98 98
    • Taste
      97 97
    • Finish
      97 97

  5. dram-drinker scored this whisky 97 points Moderator

    This was by far the highlight of the tasting session tonight. This whisky is just fantastic! Legendary!
    • Nose
      This is an explosion of all kinds of fruits like plums, citrus fruits, berries - I can't enumerate them all - and sweet oak wood notes. The nose is already worth the money.
    • Taste
      Peppery, honey, sweet oak wood, pine wood, touch of resin, dark fruits, chocolate, toffee. Oh, well this is extremely balanced and good.
    • Finish
      Long and warm with these excellent wood notes - no bitterness at all. Superb!

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