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Overall rating
88.65/100
votes
160
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Whiskybase.com (WB)
Bottling serie
40.000 bottles on the wall
Vintage
20.12.1990
Bottled
10.02.2013
Stated Age
22 years old
Casktype
Bourbon Hogshead
Casknumber
34
Number of bottles
322
Strength
56.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
16 Feb 2013 3:30 pm
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 325,00

26 × in wishlist

160 × member ratings

282 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Littlemill 1990 WB

24 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.65 points

  1. toklian scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    N22 P22 F23 B22

    As good as it might be! Outstanding aftertaste!

  2. GJR scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      86 86
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. DenisLeonov scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Balance sheet (22) Suddenly bright and delicious (90)
    • Nose
      Ripe peach, different citrus (lemon, orange) ... herbal notes ... lacquer ... vanilla ... roasted peanuts ... baked banana in caramel ... spices (23)
    • Taste
      Fruits, oranges and vanilla, spices and tree ... (23)
    • Finish
      Finish spicy-citrus ... a drop of varnish ... a tree ... a burning pepper (22)

  4. Allandale scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Very nice very lovely. A good lowlander.
    • Nose
      All kinds of fruit: Citrus,grapefruit,peaches, orange, but also vanilla, cream porridge,grainy, sweet caramel, complex.
    • Taste
      Fruity again, peach,grapes, oranges, grains, peppery, and cream vanilla, toffee sweet.
    • Finish
      Long for me, toffee again, grapes,oranges, figs, vanilla and lime tones.

  5. Bishlouk scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Very typical, very well balanced. A very good Littlemill, but a little lacking, in my opinion, of surprise.
    • Nose
      once is not custom, I recognize Littlemill directly. Small spring flowers, sap, plant stem and yellow fruit galore. A herbaceous dryness, too; and even swirls of white alcohol.
    • Taste
      First a beautiful fruity is announced. Peach, apricot, mango. Yellow fruit coulis. A strand of rhubarb in the back. A discreet herbaceous. A pinch of spices, non-invasive, in the background.
    • Finish
      The spices disappear, the dry plant puts forward, while the fruit is dying.

  6. MikerG2k scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      88 88

  7. Maurice_casqueteer scored this whisky 85 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      87 87
    • Taste
      86 86
    • Finish
      84 84

  8. scotpeat scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      87 87

  9. thijs100 scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    With a little more balance on the palate, this would've scored 90 points in my book. But even still this is an excellent Littlemill.
    • Nose
      Fruity and sweet with orange flavoured candy, lemon zest and soft melon aromas. Some vanilla and almonds. In the background a hint of wet cardboard, which I find to be signature Littlemill.
    • Taste
      Citrus fruits galore, with pink grapefruit at the forefront, followed by bitter lemon. There's also some  vanilla and (green) tea in there, as well as a hint of chili pepper and cinnamon.
    • Finish
      Mellow spices, grapefruit and melon. Good length.

  10. Eneloop2009 scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      88 88

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