This is the second release of Springbank 12 Year Old Cask Strength for 2019.
A mix of 35% Sherry & 65% Bourbon casks.
Nose : Initially you can smell the refreshing herbs of oregano and lavender. This is followed by the sweetness of marzipan,honeycomb and fizzy sweets. In a nutshell, there’s an aroma of freshly baked donuts and orange marmalade.
Palate : It’s a lovely warm butterscotch sponge with chantilly cream, as well as treacle, orange rind and salted pretzels. Then the typical Springbank coastal note of sea salt.
Finish : Velvety and refined finish with salted milk chocolate and Maraschino cherries.
Tasting Notes: Courtesy of Springbank Distillers.