Springbank 10

Springbank 10

Price: $65 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Springbank

Region: Campbeltown

46% ABV

Mashbill: 100% malted barley

Aged For: 10 years

Cask Type: Ex-bourbon and sherry casks

Chill Filtered: No

Color Added: No

 


 

Color: Light gold

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Peaty funk, malt, citrus, mushrooms, and sardines in tomato paste.

Mouthfeel: Oily

Palate/Taste: Vanilla, mushrooms, yeasty bread, oak, barrel aged ginger

Finish: Slight warmth and gentle smoke, with bits of earthy coffee

Thoughts: I know I’m going to get hate for this, but it’s the second Springbank I’ve tried, and I don’t really enjoy them, they are not “bad”, it’s just not a flavor or profile that’s for me.

Score: 74 out of 100

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