The Hielan’, Highland in the local Doric dialect, is an exceptional 8 years old single malt. This remarkable whisky has been matured and married in a combination of the finest bourbon and sherry casks. Non chill filtered, natural colour and bottled at 46%, the 8 Years Old The Hielan’ portrays all the traditional Highland characteristics associated with GlenDronach single malts.
Amber with a burnished copper glow.
Rounded waves of orange blossom and a citrus twist flow over buttery, golden sultanas, sundried raisins and ripe yellow plums; all dusted with a touch of vanilla.
Crisp, vibrant oak spices warm soaked sultanas, apricot jam and gingerbread; all rounded by delicate hints of butterscotch, cocoa and toasted almonds.
Classic sherry overtones with a contrasting crisp dimension demonstrates the complexity of the traditional Highland character.