Springbank 1996 - Authors' Series - Benjamin Disraeli
70cl / 57.5% abv
This Authors’ Series is a range of exclusive single malt whiskies, created by the prestigious blenders and bottlers, Hunter Laing & Co. This is a limited edition expression, inspired by the life and work of Benjamin Disraeli.
This particular expression was distilled in October 1996 at Springbank distillery in Campbeltown, before maturing for 20 years in a sherry hogshead. Bottled in November 2016 at a strength of 57.5% abv, only 67 have been produced.
Each bottle is presented in a brown leather box, embossed with gold metallic text, and are individually wax sealed.
Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) was a British writer and politician who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and played a central role in the creation of the modern Conservative Party. His political novels display his interest in social reform and include the trilogy 'Conigsby', 'Sybil' and 'Tancred'.