Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

Springbank 1997 Vintage

Score 86


Average Score 87

Highest Score 89

Lowest Score 83

# of Times Scored 11

This Single Malt is distilled by Springbank in Campbeltown.

Tasting notes:

Rich meaty vanilla, sweet spiced fudge with leather and smoke on the nose. Brown sugar, smoke, grasses, soft white pepper on the palate. Full long finish.



  • Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Rich bittersweet orange/lime marmalade, cherries and smoke on the nose. Robust fruit, citrus, Morello cherries on the palate. Lovely tang and bittersweet finish.

    87

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Lightly spiced orange marmalade on the nose. Soft tangy citrus, light sherry, lively bittersweet fruit on the palate. Very well balanced.

    86

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Rich marmalade, honey, sweet brown sugar and caramel toffee apples on the nose. Gentle tingly caramel smoke and fruit compote on the palate.

    87

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Caramelized dusty orange zest and apples on the nose. Rich, thick then soft tangy dry fruit on the palate.Robust red licorice finish.

    88

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Light plum compote, dry cedar, luscious fruit on the nose. Oily, round, fruit and spices, oranges with tang on the palate. A great whisky.

    88

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Spicy Sherry infused marmalade on the nose. Golden sugar, soft citrus notes on the palate. Solid soft tangy finish.

    89

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Perfumed dark fruit, herbal mint varnish on the nose. Fresh spicy delight, thick sweet bread dough on the palate. Gentle tangy finish.

    86

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Rich malty fruit cream cookies on the nose. Salty sweet tar, hot spices, ginger, soft dark fruit on the palate. Delightful tangy finish.

    87

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Honey, almonds, spicy Demerara sugar and sherry aromas on the nose. Syrupy mouthfeel. Rich, heavy sheery fruit on the palate. Sweet vegetal finish.

    83

    Springbank 1997 Vintage, 54.9% abv

    Lovely light aromatic peat on the nose with lots of stewed fruit. Amazingly gentle for 54.9% abv. Light orange marmalade with a picante mouthfeel. Complex, soft and round. Amazingly good.

    89

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