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[25 Mar 2014 | No Comment | 547 views]
Quick Dram: Highland Park 17 yo , 1996 – Old Particular [Douglas Laing]

Time to try another D.Laing ‘Old Particular’ , and this time Highland park, one of my Fav. distilleries for sure. Distilled September 1996 and bottled in September 2013 , NCF.
Highland Park 17 yo , 1996 – Old Particular , 48.4% , £90
Nose: Aye laddie! It’s a very nice nose. Tons of heathery peat. Sweet cereal and hints of exotic fruit …

Duty Free, Featured, Headline, Highland Park, NAS, Tasting Event, Tasting Notes, Travel Retail, Twitter »

[14 Nov 2013 | 4 Comments | 2,120 views]
Tasting The Highland Park Warrior series

Highland park is one of my top three scotch distilleries and this is no secret, I’ve tasted most of their OB starting from the 10 CS, Hjarta, 12,15,17,18,21,25,30,end even tasted  the wonderful 40 yo (when the blog was celebrating 500 posts!). You can understand how keen I was to be able to taste the new Travel Retail line of expressions …

Cask Strength, Featured, Headline, Highland Park, Tasting Notes »

[20 May 2013 | No Comment | 897 views]
The Vikings are coming again: Highland Park Loki

So, Highland park Loki. Been waiting quite a long time to get to taste this one. Quite a lot has been said about this edition on social media  , mostly regarding its “box” or that Viking long ship, and mostly also about its price. I really do not like those extravagant packagings with the wooden Viking boats, and would rather …

Headline, Highland Park, SMWS, Single Cask, Tasting Notes »

[16 May 2013 | No Comment | 737 views]
SMWS 4.167 Flapjacks & OJ’s cereal [Highland Park]

So how awesome is twitter? It’s pretty awesome, and it’s great for whisky geeks who are able to talk, chat and engage with whisky Pros. That was exactly what I was doing with John mccheyne (A.K.A : @SMWSambassador). John is a great guy, and the Brand ambassador for the ever so lovely SMWS. I’ve met him last year, and been …

Headline, Highland Park, Independent Bottling, Tasting Notes »

[9 May 2013 | No Comment | 797 views]
Highland Park 1994 18 yo [Glenkeir Treasure Selection]

This HP was bottled by the Whisky shop in their Glenkeir treasure series (previously reviewed the Jura) and kindly sent to me by my whisky mate Tom (thank you!). I quite like HP whiskies as you all know, and this one is a fine example.
Highland Park 1994 18 yo [Glenkeir Treasure Selection]  , £54.00 (0,5 L)
Nose: Nice sweetness and …

Headline, Highland Park, Tasting Notes »

[4 Dec 2012 | No Comment | 1,027 views]
Tasting Highland park 15

Considering i am a big fan of HP whisky and tasted all their OB’s (but the 50 year old which is too expensive) most reviewed here it’s funny this is the first time I am really tasting the 15 year old. I’ve had a sip of that on previous occasions but never sat down and wrote proper notes like a …

Headline, Highland Park, Master Of Malt, Tasting Notes, That Boutique-y Whisky Company »

[5 Nov 2012 | 2 Comments | 961 views]
Master of Malt That ‘That Boutique-y Whisky Company’ Highland park x 3

If you remember my Maltstock post, regarding the That Boutique-y Whisky Company tasting, the highland park samples did not arrive for the tasting and we were all to get samples in the mail and then vote on the favorite which will then be bottled with our group photo on the bottle. so, a few weeks went by, and as promised …

Headline, Highland Park, Orkney, Tasting Notes »

[30 Aug 2012 | 7 Comments | 1,706 views]
Celebrating 500 posts with Highland Park 40

So, 500 posts eh? Who would have believed? When I started blogging in English about whisky, I never thought I’d reach 500 posts, and now We’re actually there (and even beyond the 500 mark). How was it you ask? It was sheer fun. Let me tell you It’s not easy posting every few days ( every 2.19 days to be …

Featured, Headline, Highland Park, Orkney, Tasting Notes »

[16 Apr 2012 | 3 Comments | 1,816 views]
Tasting Highland park ‘Thor’

Highland Park is one of my top 3 distilleries, and there are always a few HP bottles in my bar at any given moment, I like it that much. Earlier this year, HP caused quite a stir in the whisky puddle after a massive PR campaign for their latest expression “Thor” the 16 year old whisky. A twitter account was …

Featured, Headline, Highland Park, Orkney, Tasting Notes »

[4 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 1,717 views]
Tasting Highland Park 21 year old

This 21 year old has an interesting history. It was first released for Travel retails a few years ago, and was bottled at 47.5% ABV, then Highland park were seeing that it was in high demand and their stocks were low, so the decided to water it down to 40% (still travel retail only), this was a shame since the …