Official tasting Notes
Sweet smoke and vanilla aromas give way to hints of brown sugar. Rich stewed fruit flavours accompany soft white pepper and toffee apple followed by a full finish with lingering fruit and spice
Gordon & MacPhail ‘Connoisseurs Choice’ – Highland Park 14 Year Old Single Malt Whisky 700ml 58.5%
A cask strength, single cask expression from batch 20/100 that yielded 618 bottles.
700ml: 58.5% alc.
Age: 14 years
Cask Type: Sherry Puncheon
Bottler: Gordon & MacPhail
Bottled: 14th of September 2020
This expression, using new-make spirit from Highland Park distillery in Orkney was laid to rest in a refill sherry puncheon (#4271) in 2006 for 14 years and then bottled by G&M at its cask strength of 58.5% alc as part of their re-vamped Connoisseurs Choice series.
Created in 1968 by whisky visionary, Mr George Urquhart, the ‘Connoisseurs Choice’ range has featured more than 2,000 bottlings from almost 100 Scottish distilleries.