The Whisky Fair

Springbank

1971, 35 Years Old, Sherry Wood

ABV 59%
REVIEWED Issue 68
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Specifications
Brand: Springbank, The Whisky Fair
Expression: 1971, 35 Years Old, Sherry Wood
Type: Scotland Whisky / Single Malt
Age: 35 years old
ABV: 59%
Country/Region: Scotland / Campbeltown
Bottling type: Independent Bottling
Tasting notes
Taster   Martine Nouet
Nose: Rich maltiness. Barleysugar. Apple blossom honey. A mouthwatering display of fruit and cereals. Pears inpuff pastry.Demerara sugar. Nutmeg.
Palate: Light and sweet. The alcohol is perfectly mastered. A wave of soft spices and caramelised fruit.
Finish: Fresh,cheery and elegant.
Comment: Incredibly well balanced .Aninviting complexity. Alcohol is tamed. As luxurious as a rum. Yummy.
8.8
Taster   Dominic Roskrow
Nose: Wet autumn leaf-covered paths, some melon.
Palate: Tangerines,sweet orange,candy,oak and a nice burst of malt.
Finish: Clean,fresh and middling.
Comment: A gentle,soft candy whisky with no blemishes.
7.2
Visit the distillery
Springbank Distillers Ltd Distillery, 85 Longrow, Campbeltown, Argyll, Campbeltown, Scotland
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