Springbank 05-year-old

Overall rating
89.96/100
votes
29
Whiskybase ID
WB41208
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
100% Pure Malt
Stated Age
05 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Label
Black Label, Brown Glass, Screw Cap
Added on
05 apr 2013 11:15 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 1425.00

8 × in wishlist

29 × member ratings

16 × in collection

Whisky reviews for Springbank 05-year-old

3 users have left 4 reviews for this whisky. Average rating is 89.96 points.

  1. Seele scored this whisky 91 points Expert Senior

    N maple syrup, orange fudge, grass, warm and comfortable even a little rich
    The mouth is very oily, like a piece of fudge, pear, pineapple, bread, honey, vanilla, and a little mineral after that
    F medium, pepper deduction points: the taste is not complicated
    C has been kept for so long and it can still be so strong, and the wine body does not disperse. It is 90 strong, and 1 more point is given to the wine body of the old wine 91
    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      92 92
    • Finish
      90 90

  2. pere scored this whisky 92 points Connoisseur

    The one I tasted appeared to be a sherried batch. Great combination of old style sherry, smoke, salt and maritime freshness.

  3. lincolnimp scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      86 86

  4. lincolnimp scored this whisky 86 points Connoisseur

    Always a pleasure to taste an old (young) Springbank.
    • Nose
      There is a lot of grapefruit, lemon and gooseberry at first followed by wafer, a little putty and wet stones.
    • Taste
       Powerful for 43% , raw is the word I would use, spirit, young basically.

      There is something similar to a lemon cough drop but much less menthol.

      Some icing sugar sweetness comes through along with a little syrup
    • Finish
      Not too long but remaining pleasantly sweet.

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