The Macphail's Collection from Gordon & Macphail is a small and exclusive range of fine Single Malt Scotch Whiskies from distilleries throughout Scotland. This bottling is from the Highland Park Distillery Orkney, it was distilled in 1973 at the distillery on Orkney, matured in a first-fill Sherry butt and bottled in 2009. Highland Park was built in 1798, Scotland's most Northerly distillery is on the site where the infamous illicit distiller, Magnus Eunson's bothy used to stand. Highland Park continues to malt its own barley using traditional floor malting methods and to kiln dry the 'green' malt using peat cut from its own moorlands.
Nose - Fruity and sweet, hints of caramel, delicate herbs and smoke.
Palate - Herby, sweet vanilla toffee, slightly salty with a hint of spice.
Finish - Long and well balanced, smooth and warming.
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