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Campbeltown was once at the centre of whisky production. Over twenty distilleries operated there in the nineteenth century, encouraged by the abundance of local supplies of peat, barley from the Mull of Kintyre and a nearby source of cheap coal.

However over-production, too-wide a variation in quality control and the exhaustion of the local coal seam contributed to the decline of the local industry. In addition, the introduction of Prohibition to the United States of America in 1920 caused a gargantuan slump in transatlantic sales of Campbeltown whisky (large quantities had previously been exported to the U.S. due to the geographical location of Campbeltown). Now only three distilleries remain.

Campbeltown whiskies are quite distinctive, with a character which is mellower than that of the Islay malts, with a smoothness and a variable peatiness in the flavour.

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  • Springbank 21 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky 2017 Release

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    We have the pleasure of presenting to you the much anticipated Springbank 21 year old 2017 release. Nose: A creamy delight. Toffee and cereal notes interspersed with bursts of freshly picked strawberries and ripe watermelon. Palate: Robust and steadfast with a dry, creamy oiliness. Sugared almond…

     
    £199.00 inc. VAT
  • Hazelburn 8 Year Old 70cl Tri Set Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    Set of Three which have different labels and are paintings of Distillery activity which were all commissioned works by Ian Gray. Limited Edition. Distilled: 1997- Bottled: 2005.This is the first release of the totally unpeated Hazelburn from Springbank Distillery. Distilled in 1997, this eight year …

     
    £465.00 inc. VAT
  • Springbank 10 Year Old Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    A medium-sweet dram that is big-bodied and rich with a dark peaty touch. Matured 60% in Bourbon cask and 40% in Sherry cask. Voted Best Campbeltown single malt (12y/o and under) at 2010 World Whisky Awards.

     
    £38.99 inc. VAT
  • Longrow Peated Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    Spicy and very fruity youthul dram with a hint of Longrow peatiness on the palate. Long and wonderful finish to this excellent dram.

     
    £39.99 inc. VAT
  • Longrow 18 Year Old 2017 Release Single Malt Scotch Whisky

    Campbeltown - 70cl / 46%

    Back for a very short period we are delighted to present Longrow 18 Year Old 2017. Aged in refill Sherry Casks (60%) and fresh Bourbon Casks (40%). Only 4,500 bottles been produced. Nose : It’s very sweet; pear drops and light marshmallows. Roasted pine nuts and creme brûlée followed by a ver…

     
    £89.99 inc. VAT
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