Hazelburn 8 Year

Single Malt

Springbank // Campbeltown, Scotland

  • Cost

  • Distiller Score

    88
  • Avg. Rating

    3.85
    3 out of 5 stars
    ( 13 )

Hazelburn 8 was first released in 2005 and sold out their first batch immediately. The whiskies labeled Hazelburn are all distilled at Springbank Distillery, are triple-distilled, and are unpeated. This 8 year version is aged in a mix of ex-bourbon and ex-sherry casks at a ratio of 60:40.

  • age
    8 Year
  • abv
    46.0
  • Single Malt
    Distilled in pot stills from 100% malted barley, produced at one distillery, aged in barrels; if Scotch or Irish, must be aged for at least three years.
  • Cask Type
    ex-bourbon, ex-sherry

Tasting Notes

"Honey, orange, and cereal are found on the nose. The honey notes continue on the palate along with hay and nuts. Sea-salt-dusted caramels come to mind on the mid-palate. The whisky has a creamy mouthfeel and finishes a little bitter with mild barrel spices."

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