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Springbank 10 years 2010 Of. Local Barley One of 8500 - bottled 2020

  • 55.60% |
  • 0.70L

As the name implies, Springbank Local Barley is made from barley grown in Campbeltown. This sixth edition 10 year old was matured entirely in sherry casks. The Local Barley range, launched in the 1980s, became an established name in the 1990s. Initially featuring older whiskies such as the many cask…More info

  • Distillery: Springbank
  • Appellation: Whisky, Single Malt Whisky
  • Country/Region: Scotland, Scotland, Campbeltown
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 3cm
  • State: 1 very slightly marked label

Lot presentation
Springbank 10 years 2010 Of. Local Barley One of 8500 - bottled 2020

Cuvée presentation

As the name implies, Springbank Local Barley is made from barley grown in Campbeltown. This sixth edition 10 year old was matured entirely in sherry casks. The Local Barley range, launched in the 1980s, became an established name in the 1990s. Initially featuring older whiskies such as the many casks from 1966, it was relaunched in the mid-2010s with younger editions such as this.

The distillery Springbank

Scotland, Campbeltown. Distillery operational. Owner: J&A Mitchell & Co Ltd

It is no coincidence that four of the fifteen most prized distilleries in Scotland are family-owned or independent. Throughout the 20th century, this status led them to seize on any commercial opportunity open to them and to develop the marketing ingenuity key to the development and sustainability of their businesses. The Springbank distillery is one of the finest examples of the villainy of the Scotch whisky industry in the 20th century.This is seen in two exceptional bottlings, one distributed in the early 70s, a 50 year old distilled on 29 December 1919 (stated on its certificate), and the other released in the early 90s, a re-bottling from the distiller, limited to 24 editions worldwide, also displaying the vintage 1919. It is also seen in a move made at the very start of the 2000s, when, under pressure from a stock hit hard by years of production crisis (1980s), the Mitchell family decided to drastically change the profile of their single malt, taking the opportunity to change the bottle at the same time.

Detailed characteristics

  • Distillery: Springbank
  • Vintage: 2010
  • Bottler: Of.
  • Age: 10 years
  • Appellation: Single Malt Whisky
  • Country/Region: Scotland, Scotland, Campbeltown
  • Alcohol percentage: 55.60 %
  • Volume: 0.70L
  • Quantity: 1 Bottle
  • Level: 1 3cm
  • State: 1 very slightly marked label
  • Case: Yes
  • Origin: Private individual
  • Recoverable VAT: No
  • Color: Brown
Springbank 10 years 2010 Of. Local Barley One of 8500 - bottled 2020
Springbank 10 years 2010 Of. Local Barley One of 8500 - bottled 2020

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Springbank 10 years 2010 Of. Local Barley One of 8500 - bottled 2020

iDealwine Price(1) corresponds to the hammer price and the buyer's premium charged by the auctioneer. (1)Bottle format