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    Highland Park
    Dark Origins

    £72.00 Ex VAT £60.00

    ABV: 46.8%

    Bottle size: 70cl

    Availability: Out of stock

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    The Highland Park Dark Origins celebrates Magnus Eunson, the founder of Highland Park, and his journey to make one of the greatest spirits in the world
    Dark Origins uses double the amount of first fill sherry oak casks used in Highland Park 12 year old, allowing for a far richer taste than almost all other Highland Park expressions.
    According to W. R. Mackintosh in Around the Orkney Peat-Fires (1898) Magnus ‘Mansie’ Eunson was “a flesher [butcher], beadle, and a successful smuggler. In addition to this he was a born character, brimful of pawky humour and resource, which extricated him from many a scrape.” Stories of smugglers are forever imbued with romance and poetic licence, the canny happy-go-lucky local outwitting the cowardly, corrupt and doltish representatives of the establishment; in these stories Eunson is shown as being brave and ingenious enough to enjoy many a narrow escape from the clutches of the exciseman
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    Customer Reviews


    Highland Park Dark Origins
    Was sent as a xmas gift but was enjoyed not just for quality but also as was something different from the generic
    Reviewer: Feefo Reviews
    Posted on 14-Jan-2017
    Highland Park Dark Origins
    Couldnt find it cheaper anywhere on internet
    Reviewer: Feefo Reviews
    Posted on 14-Dec-2016