What's in a name? Highland Park 13 Year Old 1996 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Highland Park 13 Year Old 1996 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Very good balance. Malt, thick and sweet with hints of toffee, crisp fruit.
Palate: Very malty, youthful intensity, lots of character. Butterscotch, slightly coastal, drying.
Finish: Creamy, spicy character, hints of peppery smoke.