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gordon motion master whisky maker

Last year, we welcomed a new member to the Highland Park Whisky making team. Gordon Motion is a Master Whisky Maker with a long career.

Highland Park 25 Year Old

Highland Park is delighted to have been awarded six medals at the 2016 Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition (HKIWSC).

Beef Brisket Sliders

Our friends at Root and Bone have shared their recipe for “Beef Brisket Sliders with mustard cauliflower puree and watercress” as served at the Highland Park Summer Solstice. Take it from us, they were delicious, and so simple to make.

ba games orkney christmas highland park

On Orkney there is always a flurry of activity during December, from the lighting of the two Norwegian Christmas trees inside and outside the St Magnus Cathedral, to the annual Orkney Arts and Crafts Fair in the Kirkwall town hall. But one of the most celebrated events of the Orkney calendar is ‘The Ba’ Game’, which takes place on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day every year, and a tradition that many of our distillery workers take part in.

Christmas Fayre

We got into the Christmas Spirit nice and early this month, when the Distillery played host to a wonderful Christmas Fayre, with many local producers, exhibitors and visitors joining us for an afternoon of festive celebrations.

Dannebrog Denmark

Highland Park has produced an exclusive single cask for the Danish market to celebrate the 808th year-anniversary of the Danish flag called ‘Dannebrog’. According to legend the original flag fell from the skies in Estonia during a battle in 1208!

Hot Toddy and Highland Park Whisky Bottle

Add a little festive cheer to the dark winter nights with a warming hot toddy, made with Highland Park 12 Year Old

Highland Park Whisky Whisky Magazine Award Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year

The team at Highland Park distillery is toasting being named Whisky Visitor Attraction of the Year at Whisky Magazine’s 2017 Icons of Whisky Awards. The award was announced in Edinburgh last week.
Whisky Magazine’s ‘Icons of Whisky’ awards are designed to celebrate the people and places behind Scotch whisky, and they have become one of the highlights of the whisky calendar.
Brand Heritage Manager, Patricia Retson, was also shortlisted for the Visitor Centre Manager of the Year – an award she won in … continue reading…

My Favourite City..

Steph Ridgway is our US East Coast Ambassador, based in New York. Her passion is whisky. Steph’s favourite Highland Park expression is Highland Park 15 Year Old. She firmly believes that there is no wrong way to drink your whisky.

The Midwinter Social

November 17, 2016 Events
Midwinter Social

Following the success of our Summer Social in June, Highland Park Single Malt Scotch Whisky is taking over London’s The Boiler House for two evenings to celebrate the longer nights in anticipation of Midwinter Solstice.