What's in a name? Highland Park 12 Year Old 1996 - Provenance (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Highland Park 12 Year Old 1996 - Provenance (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: On apples, pears and hints of blackcurrant. Thoroughly enticing with peppery spices, almost mulled.
Palate: Spicy, sweet with custard, flapjacks, more apple - stewed this time.
Finish: Dark brown sugar, marmalade.