This new bottling from Springbank has been matured in small casks 'Rundlets or Kilderkins' which holds 18 gallons. In the 17th and 18th century these size casks were sold directly to the local gentry from the distillery. Distilled in November 2001 and bottled in January 2012, this is a limited run of just 9000 bottled worldwide. Bottled at 49.4% vol.
Nose: Honey, vanilla, chocolate, nougat, and toffee in abundance followed by hints of wholesome freshly ground nutmeg.
Palate: Creamy and rich as expected from the nose, with notes of chocolate covered honey comb mixed with pistachio and crushed almonds. Rich and oily from its maturation in small casks, it gives an impression of being older than its ten years.
Finish: The ground nutmeg is still evident on the finish but the creaminess outstays the spices to a long smooth and sweet finish. With water this dram develops an even sweeter finish, fruity and sugar candy, it becomes even smoother.
Springbank 10 years old 46% 70cl
The 10 Year Old is the perfect introduction to the Springbank range. Whilst bourbon casks are mainly used for maturation, allowing the distillery character to shine through, a number of sherry casks are also used for added body.
The light c...
Longrow Peated Malt 46% 70cl
New from the Sprinbank distillery is their peated whisky Longrow in new presentation, this bottling does not carry and age declaration.
Springbank 12 Years Old Cask Strength 55.3% Batch 20 - 2020 70cl
The 12 year old cask strength Springbank is highly sought after, this is the February 2020 release - Batch 20. Matured in a combination of bourbon and sherry casks.
Packed with floral aromas of wine gums, wood chippings, candied ginger ...
Hazelburn 10 years old 46% 70cl
New bottling from Hazelburn, this 10 years old has been tripled distilled and is not peated aged in oak cask.
Kilkerran Cask Strength 8 years old 55.7% 70cl
Kilkerran 8 year old is a lightly peated whisky with notes of green apples, salty sea mist, rhubarb, icing sugar and walnut.
If you are collecting, ensure this is the correct strength you are after.
Kilkerran 12 years old 46% 70cl
On the nose the dominant notes are oak, followed by toasted marshmallows and dried fruit pudding, as well as cherries, marzipan and hint of peat. On the palate initially it is fruity with citrus notes and orange peel, after this vanilla, butterscotch, ...
Kilkerran Heavily Peated 60.9% 70cl
Kilkerran Heavily Peated is 84pp. This is the first batch available of this from Kilkerran, cask matured in ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks.
On the nose this is fresh apples, strawberry laces and sweets with tones of smouldering camp fir...
Springbank 18 years old 2018 release 46% 70cl
The 18 year old matured Single Malt from Springbank is a delight. A rusty copper hue in colour, this 18 year old is full of authority and is a true classic full bodied dram you need in your life.
On the nose you will get notes of lemon me
Kilkerran Cask Strength 8 Years Old 57.1
Very popular sherry cask edition of Kilkerran Cask Strength botted at 57.1%. Released in late 2019 after maturing in re-charred Oloroso sherry casks, giving lovely Christmas cake fruits with peat smoke.
Longrow Red 13 Year Old Chilean Cabernet Sauvignon Cask 51.6% 70cl
Longrow Red is the annual small batch release of peated Longrow by Springbank Distillery. The whisky is bottled at cask strength and every year a different type of red wine cask is used to mature the whisky.
This years Longrow Red offers an alternate t