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Springbank 08-year-old

Overall rating
86.25/100
votes
8
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Dumpy Bottle
Vintage
1976
Bottled
1984
Stated Age
08 years old
Casktype
Sherry Butt
Number of bottles
18000
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
750 ml
Added on
26 Mar 2014 10:48 pm by WhiskyJug
UncoloredNon-chillfiltered

Average value

€ 668,02

4 × in wishlist

8 × member ratings

19 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Springbank 08-year-old

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.25 points

  1. penumbra scored this whisky 83 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      Honeycomb, ripe fruits that fall to the ground, canned peaches, dried ginger candy, grass, dried malt, flavors, grease, peat, old leather shoes
    • Taste
      Honey water, a little fruit, kerosene, egg whites, nuts, sweet and bitter, flowers and baskets.
    • Finish
      Long, wheaty, bitter almonds.

  2. dram-drinker scored this whisky 84 points Moderator

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      85 85
    • Finish
      83 83

  3. dram-drinker scored this whisky 84 points Moderator

    Rather dry but still very drinkable and also enjoyable
    • Nose
      Very malty, dry hay, little grassy, green fruits, carambola
    • Taste
      Oily, zesty, rather austere, just hints of honey
    • Finish
      Medium long, a tad bitter in the end

  4. Armin Fuchs scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      85 85
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      90 90

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