smoky
dark chocolate
cherry
apple
malty
cinnamon
earthy
grassy
fudge
Spiral Few Single Malt Whisky
Few
Single Malt Whisky
Tasting Notes
Appearance / Color
Warm amber

Nose / Aroma / Smell
Fresh grass and earth with cream, sea-salt caramels, and chocolate fudge

Flavour / Taste / Palate
A surprising fruitiness of apple and citrus, malt, cinnamon, and more chocolate

Finish
Clean, malty, and warm
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A taste of Scotland… Chicago-style.

Paul Hletko’s grandfather lost his Czechoslovak brewery to the Nazi’s in World War II and never got it back. Paul was doing home brewing and wanted to go into business for himself and took his family history and experience to heart, founding Few Spirits in 2011. Ever the rebel, he opened his “grain to glass” craft business in Evanston, Illinois — the birthplace of the temperance movement — from a small building whose only entryway is through a back alley. And we are all glad he did. Over the last five years he has grown to three Whiskies, three Gins, and seven employees whose motto is “By the Few, for the Few.”

Few Single Malt is only offered a few times per year. So it’s technically their “fourth” Whisky product… a stepsister to their White, Rye, and Bourbon Whiskeys. And as if producing a single malt in the good ‘ol United States of America isn’t special enough, Paul and the team took it one step further. Instead of using peat smoke like some distilleries in Scotland, they air dry most of the malt naturally and smoke the rest over cherry wood. Paul says that’s where the “earthy” notes come from. One thing is certain, at a proper 46.5% ABV this easy-drinking dram will deliver the flavor.

SmartAss Corner
FEW Spirits has a nice ring to it, but it is also a poke in the eye to governmental kill-joys. You see, F. E. W. are the initials of Francis Elizabeth Willard who was a leader of the prohibition movement in Evanston back in the day.


  • Style
    Single Malt Whiskey
  • Region
    Illinois
  • Country
    USA
  • Alcohol
    46.5%
  • Distillery
    Few Spirits
  • Bottler
    Few Spirits

Few

Single Malt Whisky

(0.75l, 46.5%)


6.8/10
Ratings & Reviews
Member Reviews and Ratings of Few Single Malt Whisky
David
David,
Too much of a spicy finish.
gary
gary,
was a little harsher than I expected, However was a decent single malt.
Dan
Dan,
"Please Mister, Don't kill Petey." From the Little Rascals (Best advice you will ever get when it comes to Single Malt Scotch.)
Jeff
Jeff,
Not a big fan.
Kevin
Kevin,
Awesome. Love it
Wanda
Wanda,
I didn't like this one at all. It is not the quality I am used to.
Kyle
Kyle,
Great flavor, not overpowering
Jeffrey
Jeffrey,
Nice new to the game could be a player in a few years
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