Highland Park The Dark 17 Year Old Single Malt Whisky - 750ML
You Pay: $299.99 / bottle
Highland Park The Dark 17 yo (52,9%, OB 2017, 28.000 btl.)
Nose: a slightly subdued nose. There are sweet blackberries and fig pastry but mainly spices. Cinnamon sticks and roasted (chest)nuts. Soft hints of metal polish.
Mouth: again a fairly spice-driven sherry profile. Roasted nuts and coffee beans, dark malt, including a light bitter edge of Seville oranges. Then strong herbal tea, juniper and clove.
Finish: long, fairly dry, with smoky notes, herbs and a bittersweet dark chocolate edge.