Springbank is perched on the edge of Campbeltown Loch towards the bottom of the Mull of Kintyre in the West of Scotland, about three hours drive southwest from Glasgow. At one time the heart of the whisky industry, Campbeltown, a small town of around 5000 souls boasted an incredible thirty-four legal working distilleries and proclaimed itself t ... Read More »
A 1991 vintage bottling of Springbank, aged in ex-bourbon casks and bottled at 12 years old. This was distilled the year before Springbnak reintroduced the on-site maltings, so would have been one of the last spirits to be distilled using imported barley.
A rare old bottle of Balmoral 15 year old, specially bottled for the Queen's Balmoral Estate. Even though Royal Lochnagar distillery is located within the estate itself, this bottling was distilled some 200 miles away at Springbank in Campbeltown.
A special whisky commissioned by Gordon Wright and the Soil Association and produced by Springbank. This is the first completely organic single malt whisky produced. Bottled specially for the Millennium and named Dà Mhìle, which is Gaelic for 2000.
A limited and coveted bottle from Springbank, distilled to celebrate their return to distilling after suspending production for a while. ODD is an acronym selected from a competition on their website - Original. Distinct. Defiant. This one is 12 years old and was matured in a light rum cask.
Part of a range of bottles released to celebrate the distillery's restart after a short period of inactivity, the ODD (Original, Distinct, Defiant) releases are increasingly rare and sought after by collectors and drinkers alike. This one was matured in a light rum cask.
Another interesting bottling from the "ODD" series of bottlings by Springbank distillery. Each release is without age-statement or vintage and bottled at 46%. This whisky has been matured in a Fresh Rum Cask.
An old bottling of 12 year old Springbank. Labelled with the distillery's traditional black label, we estimate this was bottled in the 1980s, a decade in which the distillery was closed for the most part.