Highland Park Valhalla Collection 4 X 70cl

Highland Park Valhalla Collection 4 X 70cl
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Winning bid: £800.00
Lot number: 096-10515

Highland Park remains the most northerly whisky distillery in Scotland, although not by much, as it is little more than a stone's throw from fellow Orcadian, Scapa. Accounts of the distillery's genesis vary, and the truth is probably lost to the mists of time, but it is thought that a local farmer named David Robertson founded what we now know as Highland Park distillery in 1798, on the site of an illicit still operated by nefarious smuggler (and former priest) Magnus Eunson.

Since its introduction as a single malt in the late 1970s, the distillery has been awarded many plaudits, not least of which came from the late, great whisky writer Michael Jackson, who called it “the greatest all rounder in the world of whisky”. It's characteristic style coming from the use of Sherry casks, along with an often cited heathery sweetness imparted to the spirit by way of the distinct Orcadian peat used during the malting process.

They come from the land of the ice and snow, from the midnight sun, where the hot springs flow!

The Valhalla series has proved a real hit thanks to its sleek Scandinavian presentation, and the excellent whisky contained within.

Thor:

Age: 16 Years Old

52.1% ABV / 70cl

Loki:

Age: 15 Years Old

48.7% ABV / 70cl

Freya:

Age: 15 Years Old

51.2% ABV / 70cl

Odin:

Age: 16 Years Old

55.8% ABV / 70cl

Please note minor damage to wooden box, creasing and markings to carton boxes.

Please examine all images of the lot, any packaging and labels carefully and satisfy yourself as to their condition before making a bid.

Please note that this lot contains multiple items. Additional delivery charges may be payable.

Featured in: The 96th Auction (March 29 – April 7, 2019)
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