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Littlemill 23 yo 1990 (51,2%, Whisky-Fässle 2014, hogshead) – 92/100

Glen Flagler ‘all-malt’ (70° proof, OB pre-1979, black & red shield, 1 2/3 fl.oz.) – 77/100

Images of Ayrshire ‘Dalrymple Bridge’ 3 yo (68,3%, Malts of Scotland 2014, sherry hogshead, 328 btl.) – 86/100

Littlemill 22 yo 1991 (47,2%, Eiling Lim 2013, 40 btl.) – 89/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1989 (53%, Archives 2014, joint bottling with CasQueteers, bourbon hogshead #42, 178 btl.) – 91/100

Littlemill 25 yo 1988 (51,9%, Archives 2014, bourbon hogshead #12, 134 btl.) – 88/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1989 (48,7%, Liquid Library 2014, refill hogshead, 199 btl.) – 90/100

Auchentoshan 15 yo 1998 (52,2%, Kintra 2014, bourbon hogshead #102347) – 82/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (52,9%, The Whisky Mercenary 2014) – 88/100

Auchentoshan 12 yo (40%, OB +/- 2013) – 80/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1989 (50,4%, Liquid Library 2014, refill hogshead, 212 btl.) – 85/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (55,2%, Douglas Laing Director’s Cut 2013, hogshead ref. 9970, 113 btl.) – 86/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1992 (52,2%, Auld Alliance 2013, bourbon hogshead, 216 btl.) – 89/100

Littlemill 23 yo 1990 (49,8%, Eiling Lim 2013, cask selected by Luc Timmermans, 68 btl.) – 91/100

Auchentoshan 32 yo 1979 (50,5%, OB 2012, first fill Oloroso butts, 1000 btl.) – 91/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1992 (50,2%, The Whiskyman ‘Age Matters’ 2013) – 88/100

Littlemill 18 yo 1975 (55,8%, Signatory Vintage 1993, cask #2144, 225 btl.) – 80/100

Auchentoshan 15 yo 1997 (48,4%, Douglas Laing Old Particular, refill hogshead, 336 btl.) – 85/100

Inverleven 1979 (40%, Gordon & MacPhail, +/- 1990) – 76/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1988 (50,3%, The Whisky Agency ‘Faces’ 2013, refill bourbon hogshead, 309 btl.) – 89/100

Auchentoshan 21 yo 1991 (52,3%, Malts of Scotland 2013, bourbon barrel, MoS 13016, 165 btl.) – 87/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1992 (52,4%, Maltbarn 2012, bourbon barrel, 131 btl.) – 87/100

Littlemill 25 yo 1966 (62,7%, Signatory Vintage 1991, cask #3909) – 84/100

Auchentoshan 27 yo 1984 (58%, Master of Malt 2012, bourbon barrel, 209 btl.) – 58/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1988 (52,9%, Liquid Sun 2012, refill bourbon hogshead, 326 btl.) – 87/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1992 (54,8%, Archives 2012, bourbon hogshead #44, 339 btl.) – 89/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1992 (51,6%, Liquid Library 2012, bourbon hogshead, 313 btl.) – 89/100

Littlemill 22 yo 1990 (52,2%, The Whisky Agency ‘Sea Life’ 2012, refill sherry butt, 719 btl.) – 87/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1991 (52,9%, The Whiskyman for The Bonding Dram, bourbon barrel, 118 btl.) – 86/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1991 (50,9%, Malts of Scotland 2012, bourbon barrel, MoS 12026, 163 btl.) – 82/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1991 (49%, Whisky-Doris 2012, bourbon cask #554, 153 btl.) – 89/100

Littlemill 23 yo 1988 (49,3%, Whiskybase 2012, sherry cask #08/1077, 48 btl.) – 92/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1990 (54,4%, Malts of Scotland 2012, bourbon barrel, MoS 12019, 115 btl.) – 87/100

Littlemill 23 yo 1988 (52,4%, Whisky-Fässle 2012, sherry cask) – 91/100

Bladnoch 21 yo 1990 (55,2%, Duncan Taylor Rare Auld, cask #3450, 134 btl.) – 82/100

Littlemill 24 yo 1988 ‘Sympathy for the Whisky’ (54,2%, The Whiskyman 2012, 159 btl.) – 88/100

Littlemill 22 yo 1989 (48,3%, Archives 2011, refill sherry hogshead #RTN-11-238, 120 btl.) – 91/100

Rosebank 19 yo 1991 (46%, Single Malts of Scotland 2011 cask #311, 285 btl.) – 87/100

Rare Ayrshire 34 yo 1975 (45,2%, Signatory Vintage 2009, cask #558, 166 btl.) – 83/100

Littlemill 21 yo 1989 (51,3%, The Whisky Agency ‘Grotesque Crocs’ 2011, refill sherry hogshead, 239 btl.) – 90/100

Auchentoshan 18 yo 1978 (58,8%, OB 1997, 13 casks #295x + #436x + #437x) – 87/100

Rosebank 15 yo (50%, OB for Zenith Italy, 1980’s, 75cl ceramic decanter) – 85/100

Bladnoch 20 yo 1990 (52,4%, OB 2010, cask #136) – 82/100

Linlithgow 26 yo 1982 (61,2%, Signatory Vintage 2009, wine treated cask #2200, 225 btl.) – 86/100

Rosebank 19 yo 1990 (50%, Douglas Laing Old Malt Cask 2009, 444 btl., DL ref. 5082) – 85/100

St Magdalene 18 yo 1964 (40%, Gordon & MacPhail Connoisseurs Choice brown label 1983, 75 cl.) – 93/100

Rosebank 1981 (43%, Daily Dram 2006) – 89/100

Littlemill 20 yo 1990 (53,9%, Malts of Scotland ‘Clubs’ 2010 for Fulldram, cask #736, 183 btl.) – 90/100

Garnheath 40 yo 1969 (51,6%, Douglas Laing OGC 2009, 154 btl.) – 87/100

Auchentoshan 17 yo 1991 (43%, Coopers Choice 2009) – 56/100

Cambus 24 yo 1986 (54,7%, Bladnoch forum 2010, hogshead #18988) – 79/100

Littlemill 19 yo 1990 (54,3%, Malts of Scotland 2010, cask #915, 142 btl.) – 88/100

Strathclyde 27yo 1980 (58,2%, Duncan Taylor Rare Auld 2007, cask #1496) – 58/100

Bladnoch 16yo 1992 (46%, Single Malts of Scotland 2009, bourbon hogshead, cask #2694, 375 btl.) – 85/100

Auchentoshan Three Wood (43%, OB 2008) – 76/100

St. Magdalene 23y 1970 (58,1%, RM 1994) – 78/100

St. Magdalene 26y 1982 (50%, DL OMC 2008, ref. 4712, 511 btl.) – 86/100

Ladyburn 27 yo 1973 (50,4%, OB 2000, Cask 3233) – 88/100

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  • Jorn: I agree, the first expressions tend to go up in value the most, - ofcourse -, but do you really think the Bowmore DC 2 will sink below 150,00 euro? N
  • WhiskyNotes: I tend to disagree. I would just wait for n°III and make sure you inform your favourite retailer that you want one beforehand. Buying a hyped product
  • Jorn: It's worth 150 allright, but mainly from a collector's point of view. That's where the market is. Like precious little stamps (Nothing wrong with that

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  • Tomatin 1988 (Malts of Scotland)
  • Aberfeldy 12 Year Old
  • GlenDronach 1994 PX cask #3397
  • GlenDronach 1994 PX cask #326
  • GlenDronach 1993 Oloroso cask #494
  • Blair Athol 2002 (Hepburn's Choice)
  • Fettercairn Fior
  • Bowmore Laimrig 15yo
  • Ben Nevis 2002 (Port cask #334)

1601 notes by Ruben

WhiskyNotes - Ruben LuytenThis blog is my personal collection of impressions, written while searching for the ultimate single malt whisky.