Highland Park 12 yo Viking Honor is a Scotch whisky, aged for 12 years in a combination of barrels that previously contained Rum and Sherry. It is bottled without colorings and without being chill filtered.

  • ABV: 40%
  • Cask: ex Rum and ex Sherry
  • Age: not declared
  • No. of Bottles: not declared
  • Price Range: under 50€
  • Availability: medium


Nose: it is simple, with aromas that recall the Sherry influence, composed of fruit and a touch of wine liqueur. There is also orange marmalade, along with honey and hints of bonfires.

Palate: slightly sweet. The orange marmalade and the honey are back, now followed by intense cereal notes, among which barley stands out. There is also a slight smoked component, as well as a hints of brine.

Finish: of medium persistence. Pretty dry. Herbal notes, ash and burnt wood.

Overall, the Highland Park 12 yo Viking Honor is a whisky that is easy to drink, balanced and has a fairly low intensity. A decent product, recommended especially for those who want to explore the world of whisky.

Rating: 83

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