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Highland Park WhiskyPark Valkyrie / 45,9% – In 2017 Highland Distillery introduced Viking Legend series in partnership with Jim Lyngvild, renowned designer, who can trace his lineage back to Viking era. The initial bottling called Valkyrie is made with approximately 50% fully peated stock and comprises whiskies aged in ex-bourbon and sherry seasoned American oak casks bottled at 45.9% abv. According to the Norse mythology the Valkyries would descend on horseback to comb the battlefields for the bravest of the fallen warriors, heroes fit to enter the great god Odin’s hall, Valhalla. Highland Park Valkyrie received a score of 99 points at the Ultimate Spirit Challenge, making it an “Extraordinary, Ultimate Recommendation”.
Nose: rich and pretty sweet, apricots, plums, raisins, caramel, heather honey, toffee, almonds, candied ginger, nutmeg, hints of cinnamon and whiffs of peat smoke.
Palate: smokier and spicier then nose suggested, pepper, allspice, nutmeg, cinnamon, vanilla, honey, dark chocolate, dried apples and licorice.
Finish: pretty long, smoky, ashy and spicy, pepper, licorice, dried fruit and oak.
Buy bottle at Dom Whisky Online or in our whisky shop in Reda, Wejherowska 67.