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Highland Park 18 Year Old

Top 10 Single Malt Scotch

Highland Park 18 Year Old combines toffee flavors with a lightly smoky finish and made GAYOT.com's Top 10 Single Malt Scotch list

Highland Park 18 Year Old
Orkney Islands

It's hard to believe that Highland Park's 18-year-old Single Malt was first released in 1997, as its great reputation belies its youth. On the nose you get honey, sherry and peat coupled with almonds and light smoke, which makes it not just approachable but irresistible. It is simultaneously subtle and complex while allowing the consumer to enjoy a smooth and dynamic expression of the Orkney Islands' most prized distillery. It finishes with heather and honey mixed with earth, dried fruit and nuts.

Price: $105

For more information about this famed Orkney Islands whisky, visit Highland Park's official website


PAB121812
UCF102114

India Pale Ale was first developed for British soldiers in South Asia; however, the style has since gained popularity with civilian beer fans.

Although sipping fine Scotch can be an expensive habit, GAYOT's Top 10 Single Malt Scotch Whiskies start at a reasonable $50 a bottle.