Highland Park 8 year old MacPhails Collection
Now discontinued, this Highland Park 8 year old MacPhails Collection is from a small and exclusive range of fine single malt scotch whiskies from distilleries throughout Scotland. The distilleries bottled in this range were Bunnahabhain, Glen Scotia, Glenglassaugh, Glenrothes, Glenturret, Highland Park and Tamdhu.
Highland Park 8 year old MacPhails Collection Tasting Notes;
Colour; Dark Straw.
Nose; Initially sweet and fruity with hints of peach and mango. Traces of toasted malt and vanilla develop.
Palate; Rich mulled fruit flavours, with a touch of smokiness and black pepper.
With Water added:
Nose; Sweet vanilla with green apple and stewed pears. A light smokiness develops.
Palate; Sweet and slightly salty, creamy with red apples and walnut flavours. A subtle cigar ash edge develops.
Body; Light. Finish; Short to Medium.
Cask type; Refill Sherry Hogsheads and Bourbon Barrels.
Style; Elegant malt with a rounded body.