Highland Park Dark Origins Single Malt Scotch Whisky (750ml)

Delivery Information

Spend $200 & get free delivery to most of Australia

Click here for all Australian freight rates

Typical delivery times - not guaranteed*
  • Melbourne 1-2 working days
  • Sydney 1-2 working days
  • Brisbane 3-4 working days
  • Adelaide 4-5 working days

For express service, call 1800 069 295 for a quote.

International deliveries click here We cannot ship to all countries.

There are currently no reviews for this product.

Only registered users can write reviews. Please, log in or register

Highland Park Dark Origins Single Malt Scotch Whisky (750ml)

Orkney Islands, SCOTLAND
$175.00 Bottle
  • ABV 46.8%

Dark Origins is a new core bottling that celebrates the early days of Magnus Eunson's illicit distilling on Orkney, back before the Highland Park distillery was founded in 1798. Magnus worked as a butcher and church official by day, but by night he was a whisky smuggler and distiller.

It employs twice as many first fill sherry casks than the standard 12 Year Old (80% with the remainder American oak) but comes with no age statement. Non chill filtered and bottled at 46.8% Alc./Vol.

Other reviews... Auburn/bronze color; flawless clarity. Mamma mia, I smell all sorts of slightly sour bake shop things, such as baker’s yeast, bread dough, starch, white flour, egg yolk; later inhalations introduce seductive aromas of citrus, vinegar, malted barley, sea salt, light toffee. Entry is toasted, semisweet, cereal-like, honeyed, caramel-like; midpalate soars with succulent flavors of raisins, stewed plums, salted sourdough bread, dried flowers. Ends on a sensationally luscious oloroso sherry note that points to the sherry cask aging. Utterly beguiling. Doubtless, one of the best whiskies from any nation that I’ve had this year. 5 stars
- F.Paul Pacult, www.spiritjournal.com