This Highland single malt hails from the heart of Speyside. Speyburn is nestled in the hills of the largest cluster of distilleries in the world. The distillery was built from carved stone from the River Spey, according top the company, and the water is sourced from a tributary of the famous river.
Speyburn 10 Year Old exhibits the distillery character and house style of Speyburn, according to the company, and is colored pale gold with amber highlights. At ten years old, the quality of the spirit is still identifiable before the wood takes front stage. The nose is a a rich lemony fruitiness, while the taste is medium-bodied with a fruity character and hints of toffee and butterscotch, before a sweet, long finish.
Speyburn 10 Year Old recently scored 93 points (excellent; highly recommended) at the Ultimate Spirits Challenge 2015.
The suggested retail price is $29.