Highland Park The Dark: 17 years in Sherry casks
The dark half of the new pair from the Orkney Islands was released. Inand with natural .
This is the first release of two and it is available now: Highland Park The Dark represents the winter time on the Orkney Islands with the sun standing low and it shows with a dark bottle and packaging. The color of the resembles dark copper according to the official notes: 17 years in Sherry from formed its character and color. But contrary to some other whiskies from different that wear a “dark” or “black” on the the Highland Park The Dark was not colored.
The official notes of Highland Park tell about powerful, dry aromas, about raisins and dried fruits, coffee and chocolate, tobacco and . Highland Park The Dark 17 Years Old was with 52.9% and is limited to 28.000 bottles.
The second release of this mini-series is supposed to come on market in spring 2018. The sun will stand higher then and will shine on “The Light”. A bright single malt in a bright bottle and packaging? We’ll see.