Highland Park 12 Years Viking Honour

The 12-year-old Highland Park is the most important cornerstone in the distillery's assortment. Matured in Sherry casks, it convinces with a sweet and spicy character.

The 12-year-old Highland Park is the most important cornerstone in the distillery's assortment. Matured in Sherry casks, it convinces with a sweet and spicy character.

Details about this bottle Edit
19381
Highland Park
Scotland, Islands
Single Malt Whisky
12 Years
40%
0.7 l
Original bottling
Sherry, Sherry, Sherry Refill
Chill filtration - With Artifical colouring - Without
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Average tasting notes Tasting Notes
Calculated from 43 Tasting Notes
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Nosing
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Sherry:
Herbs:
Heather:
Fruit:
Honey:
Malt:
Vanilla:
Oak:
Spices:
Zitrus:
Orange:
Caramel:
Floral:
Nuts:
Lemon:
Herb:
Pear:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Dried Fruit:
Green Apple:
Peach:
Bonfire Smoke:
Fig:
Grass:
Pineapple:
Tobacco:
Almonds:
Banana:
Date:
Raisin:
Seaweed:
Maritime Notes:
Cherry:
Chocolate:
Ham:
Leather:
Lemon Peel:
Medicinal Smoke:
Pepper:
Berries:
Clove:
Dark Chocolate:
Grapefruit:
Hazelnut:
Kiwi:
Nutmeg:
Oil:
Plum:
Strawberry:
Tasting
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Sherry:
Spices:
Malt:
Oak:
Honey:
Herbs:
Fruit:
Heather:
Nuts:
Zitrus:
Oil:
Vanilla:
Maritime Notes:
Orange:
Herb:
Caramel:
Bonfire Smoke:
Chili:
Salt:
Chocolate:
Pepper:
Dark Chocolate:
Floral:
Seaweed:
Cake:
Grass:
Medicinal Smoke:
Peach:
Pineapple:
Plum:
Tobacco:
Alcohol:
Apple:
Blackberry:
Cherry:
Coffee:
Dried Fruit:
Grapefruit:
Leather:
Lemon:
Mint:
Nutmeg:
Strawberry:
Banana:
Berries:
Cinnamon:
Date:
Ham:
Hazelnut:
Raisin:
Finish
Peat Smoke:
Sweet:
Oak:
Spices:
Herbs:
Malt:
Heather:
Sherry:
Fruit:
Herb:
Honey:
Nuts:
Dark Chocolate:
Oil:
Zitrus:
Maritime Notes:
Caramel:
Chocolate:
Bonfire Smoke:
Pepper:
Vanilla:
Orange:
Alcohol:
Chili:
Coffee:
Floral:
Leather:
Salt:
Seaweed:
Tobacco:
Ham:
Raisin:
Walnut:
Apple:
Dried Fruit:
Fig:
Grass:
Green Apple:
Iodine:
Lime:
Pear:
Plum:

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3.8 Rate
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Tasting Notes 43

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Tasting notes of DabblingDrammer:

12. Jun 2020
Nosing: Complex, sweet and slight peat smoke, fresh tin tobacco, a little ocean spray Peat Smoke Tobacco Sweet Maritime Notes

Taste: Sweet and smooth on arrival, a hint of mint and herbal notes leading to a light medicinal peat mid palate, with a pleasant intensity and oakiness. Honey Herbs Mint Peat Smoke Medicinal Smoke Oak

Finish: long and complex enough. Sweet Maritime Notes Bonfire Smoke

Comment: This is one of the best/most complex 12 year old whiskeys I've had. Highly recommend this to someone who wants to begin trying whiskies with smoky characteristics as the smoky/peat flavours are not too intense and is well integrated with the sweetness of this spirit.

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