Whisky "Highland Park" 30 Years Old, with box, 0.7 L
- Barrel aging:
Reviews of purchase "Highland Park" 30 Years Old, with box, 0.7 L
Exquisite color of whiskey - coppery amber.
The taste is dry, balanced. Easy peat aftertaste.
Spectacular bouquet of nutmeg and dark chocolate, with spicy notes and sour orange.
Highland Park 30 Year Old winner of prestigious awards:
platinum medal at the Chicago Institute for Testing of alcoholic beverages (97 points out of 100)
Best Importer malt whiskey in 2005,
gold medal in the Scottish Merchants Whisky Challenge 2006
Gold medal-best in its class in the International Wine & spirit Competition 2006.
One of the popular stories of Muncie tells that to his underground distillery had sent a police informant. He found out which way to Muncie will pass the next batch of whiskey. Police organized an ambush on a narrow bridge, and prepared to arrest Eunsona. At the appointed time he appeared on the wagon with barrels. Pleased with the police proceeded to search, and found that the barrels are empty, surprised. As explained later, Muncie, whiskey he has forwarded before other way, and on the bridge came to the police did not have good reason to freeze the whole day waiting for his arrival.
Officially, the Highland Park distillery was founded in 1798. A few years later it bought the police, who tried repeatedly to delay Muncie for illegal alcohol production. With this began a large-scale expansion of the distillery. A powerful impetus to the development was the acquisition of the production company "Stewart McKay" made by Highland Park whiskey production standard of quality.
Nowadays, Highland Park is one of the most prestigious manufacturers in the world of whiskey. Distillery three times received the title of The Best Spirit in the World, also has award World's Best Singl Malt and Ultimate Spirit. The company has received 100 points out of a possible 100 on the Ultimate Spirit Challenge in 2013. About 70% Highland Park single malt whiskey production is that fans appreciate this Scottish drink worldwide.