Friday, August 25, 2023

Highland Park Spirit of the Bear Travel Exclusive

The first segment(Mostly not available on google search)

Occasions, Tips, alternates, cocktails, food pairings, SJ's Rating, Feel

SJ's Rating- Middle shelf
Occasion- Drink with father in law
SJ's Pro tip- I would pick something higher than 40% ABV
Alternates- Glenmorangie Elementa 14 Travel Exclusive for a similar price
Food Pairing- Pretty Bird spicy chicken sandwich
Feel(After Drinking)- Neutral😐

The Second Segment(Technical details that are mostly available on google search)
This is a travel-exclusive whisky, got it from Qatar Airport. The product label says "Resilient & self-sufficient, with a highly developed instinct for survival, the natural characteristics of the bear were much admired by our Viking ancestors. Spirit of the bear is inspired by the resilient nature and fierce independence of our Viking ancestors-characteristics that sit at the heart of our whisky-making today"

Enough of the product story, time for the tasting notes. 

Vital stats- Highland Park Spirit of the Bear Travel Exclusive
Price- $51.64 (QAR 188)for 1 liter bottle(Buy 1 , get 50% offer)
Age- NAS(No Age Statement)
ABV- 40%
Country/Region- Scotland
Distillery- Highland Park Distillery, Kirkwall,Scotland
Awards won- Silver, International Spirits Challenge 2019

Tasting info-
Serving glass- Whisky glass
Serving style- Neat
Appearance- Bright gold
Aroma- Light smokey, peat, spices
Flavor- Smokey, oak, orange peel, spices
Body- Medium 
Finish- Medium linger

I absolutely enjoyed reviewing this delicious whisky. Hope you will give it a shot. Cheers! 🥃🥃. Enjoy Responsibly. 
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