Springbank Local Barley 11 Year Old
70cl / 53.1% abv
Springbank Local Barley 11 Year Old Description
Limited to one bottle per customer
The second in the annual Local Barley releases from Campbeltown's oldest operational distillery, this 11 year old is bottled at 53.1% abv. Distilled from bere barley grown on Aros Farm near Machrihanish airport, and matured in 26 bourbon casks, only 9,000 bottles have been produced.
Nose: marmalade and honey with mineral notes, opening up to freshly baked bread, sun-dried banana and salted caramel.
Palate: a lovely creamy mouth-feel with sweet grape notes, custard, honeycomb and marshmallow balancing salted popcorn and liquorice with and underlying hint of peat.
Finish: almonds, hazelnuts and walnuts linger in the rich, buttery finish.