Springbank 30 Year Old Authors' Series
70cl / 44.1% abv
Springbank 30 Year Old Authors' Series Description
The First Editions Authors’ Series is a range of single cask expressions, created by the prestigious blenders and bottlers, Hunter Laing & Co, in celebration of pioneering writers. This is a limited edition expression, inspired by the life and works of Bayard Taylor.
Distilled in September 1990 at Campbeltown's Springbank distillery, this single malt was matured in a refill hogshead for 30 years before bottling in December 2020. This 51st release in the series is limited to just 103 bottles, each one presented at 44.1% abv.
Bayard Taylor (1825-1878) was an American poet and travel author. While he was proudest of his poetry, Taylor is hailed as the first great travel writer to come from American.
Nose: sweet, honey drizzled peaches, rich vanilla fudge.
Palate: well-rounded, fresh fruit, star anise.
Finish: fruity and long.