Highland Park

The Highland Park Odin

April 16, 2015

Tasting notes: The Highland Park Odin is a classic HP nose, a veritable, er, Norse god’s nose? But tweaked; not by a bar fight, not by a plastic surgeon: rather by a god [...]

The Highland Park 10 Year Old

November 5, 2014

[This is an expression that Highland Park originally created for Holland, but we bought this bottle at the distillery.] Tasting notes: On the nose, we got plum liqueur, rice [...]

The Highland Park Dark Origins

September 18, 2014

Tasting notes: The bottle glass is black, effectively cloaking the whisky. I’d like to believe it’s that way so you can give a friend—but not a close friend—a bottle [...]

The Highland Park Freya

July 15, 2014

Tasting notes: We’re big fans of HP and have really enjoyed these special releases.  And this offering makes quite an impression.  The nose is exceptionally light.  A [...]

The Highland Park Einar

February 16, 2014

Tasting notes: As many of our reviews attest, we enjoy going beyond the color, legs, nose, mouth, and finish to pondering all that goes into a whisky’s name and how [...]

The Highland Park Sigurd

February 11, 2014

Tasting notes: I must note off the top that the name of this dram evokes in my mind images–and sounds–of the Swedish Chef from The Muppets (my apologies up front [...]

The Highland Park Thorfinn

February 2, 2014

Tasting notes: Let’s just make it clear from the very beginning.  If Highland Park had begun distilling 1000 years earlier, none of the Nordic warriors would have gone [...]

The Highland Park Ragnvald

January 30, 2014

[This is the middle of three higher-end travel retail only releases from Highland Park.]   Tasting notes: The Highland Park Ragnvald opens with chervil and celeriac, [...]
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