Scotch Single Malts — Highland Park
Highland Park 'Gordon & MacPhail' 1989 / 51.1%
From Highland Park distillery in the Orkney Islands, comes this 30 year old whisky. This whisky has been maturing in a refill sherry butt and bottled at 51.1%. The nose offers up notes of toffee, coffee beans with a zesty citrus note. The palate has warming notes of pepper, orange and dark chocolate. The finish is long with big fruit notes which...
Highland Park 'Gordon & MacPhail' 2002 / 16 years old 57.9%
From the remote northern island of Orkney, this single cask, cask strength release of Highland Park is from Gordon & MacPhail's latest Connoisseurs Choice range. Initial aromas of dark chocolate and ginger are complemented with hints of caramelised orange peel. Sweet golden syrup on the palate, with bursts of grapefruit zest transform into s...
Highland Park 'Xtra Old Particular' 1997 / 21 years old 48.3%
Produced at the most notherly distillery in Scotland, this limited edition single cask bottling was laid down in 1996 at Highland Park. Bottled 21 years later by Douglas Laing & Co. the Laing's describe this whisky as earthy, woody and spiced, with charred wood, buttered toast and a citrus zest. A zing of rock-pool saltyness and sweetness (s...
Highland Park 18 years old 43%
Situated on the Orkney Isles, Highland Park is Scotland?s most northerly distillery. This 18-year-old from Highland Park provides melted toffee and marzipan notes in tandem with some of the classic light smoke and heather-honey associated with the distillery. A classic staple when it comes to Scotland?s coastal distilleries.
Highland Park 12 years old 40%
Made from the best barley malted over peat fires, merged with the unique spring waters of the island and aged in casks for a minimum of twelve years that shape its rare and very distinctive character. TASTING NOTES Appearance: Glowing amber. Nose: Heather-honey sweetness; peaty smokiness. Palate : Rounded smoky sweetness; full malt delivery. Fin...