Highland Park Viking Soul in Copenhagen

For a brand looking to dive deeper into their Viking roots, what better place to launch a branding overhaul and new line of whiskies than Copenhagen, Denmark. I was more than honored to be asked by Highland Park to join them on a journey to Scandinavia to learn more about their Viking Soul and what that means for their brand going forward. […]

Highland Park 12yr Old vs New

“It’s an older bottle, but it checks out.” It’s no secret. I like old things, and sometimes, I fear change. This can clearly be seen by how tightly I hold onto my love of the Original Trilogy of Star Wars. That doesn’t mean I don’t love the recent release of The Force Awakens (we won’t mention the pre-quels), but I […]

The Chronicles of the Scotch Trooper (Part 3)

It wasn’t until I was recently talking with my family that the origin of these photos occurred to me. Back when I was a little Trooper I would get grounded on a regular basis. I know, shocker. During these long lengths of grounding, while my parents were out for dinner, I would sneak out of my room with all my Star Wars, […]

The Chronicles of the Scotch Trooper (Part 2)

Sorry for the lack of posts this week, but the excitement of our upcoming to Scotland has had me quite busy. Between planning out distillery tours, lodging, ferry rides, sights to see and people to visit I am in a constant state of bliss, and anxiety. But couldn’t be happier about it. A few things are certain/booked, and the rest […]

Highland Park Dark Origins

The perfect dram for any Stormtrooper after a long day working on the Death Star. As a Star Wars fan who gravitates towards the Dark Side, it’s no surprise that I was overly excited when I heard about this release. Not only because it was inspired by the early days of Highland Park founder Magnus Eunson who was a butcher and church […]