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Highland Park Cask Strength Edition

Overall rating
86.71/100
votes
37
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie
Batch 2
Strength
57.1 % Vol.
Size
350 ml
Barcode
5010314303280
Bottled for
Systembolaget / Vinmonopolet
Added on
12 Mar 2017 12:11 pm by Whiskyklubben
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask Strength

Average value

€ 32,98

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37 × member ratings

121 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Highland Park Cask Strength Edition

2 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 86.71 points

  1. Slàinte Mhath scored this whisky 79 points Administrator

    Bottled exclusively for the Scandinavian market, Highland Park Cask Strength Edition (57.1% ABV) is raising expectations. Youthful and almost reminiscent of a bourbon, the aroma offers vanilla, honey and wood polish. With water, you get hints of vegetation, moss and sour berries. Tasting rough and fairly immature, bitter herbs dominate the taste before distant peatiness starts to emerge. The finish is swift, mineral and a bit metallic. Did HP really believe that thirsty Norsemen wouldn't notice the lack of depth and complexity? Well, most certainly don't...

    RATING: 3.0/5.0 stars ≙ 79 pts → AVERAGE
    • Nose
      82 82
    • Taste
      78 78
    • Finish
      76 76

  2. Alex Fridays scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    Sweet fruits, honey, old leather, cake, spices, light peated smoke, cream notes on nose.

    Sweet fruits, spices, pepper, oak cask, light peated smoke, chocolate and cream notes on palate. 

    Spices, dried fruits, oak cask, dryness, dust and apples notes on long finish.

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