San Francisco-based bartender Brian MacGregor created a cocktail inspired by the spices of the season and gives a nod to the California Gold Rush. This Highland Park whiskey cocktail features the brand’s latest expression ‘MAGNUS’ and is the perfect addition to the bar menu this Holiday season, as well as, a “must have” at your Thanksgiving dinner table.
A whiskey crafted in the old way by a new generation of Vikings, MAGNUS bears the soul of our Viking ancestors and the name of just one – our founder, Magnus Eunson.
Magnus Eunson was a direct descendant of the Vikings who settled on Orkney hundreds of years ago. He set up his illicit still in a bothy (a small stone hut) at High Park, Kirkwall that’s still the site of our distillery today. And, while we say Highland Park was founded in 1798, in truth that’s just the year that the authorities caught up with Magnus – he was certainly making whiskey before that!
We stay true to our founder’s bold and uncompromising approach to whiskey making – very little has changed here in the last 220 years. In MAGNUS, we celebrate this unbroken tradition with a single malt whiskey, matured in Sherry seasoned American oak casks, that delivers notes of sweet vanilla, overlaid with our distinctive aromatic smokiness.
NATURAL CASK-DRIVEN COLOUR (NO ADDITIVES)
Light golden, clear and bright(average colour tint 11.0)
Lemon | Vanilla sponge cake | Caramelised pineapple | Aromatic peat smoke | Sweet violets
US$39.99 RSP (only available in North America)
1.5 oz Highland Park Magnus
.5 oz cinnamon infused maple syrup
.5 oz lemon
Bar spoon apple butter
Shake and strain over fresh ice
Garnish with apple slices and cinnamon stick
Thanks to Highland Park Whisky Company for this recipe. It’s insanely easy and incredibly tasty! You could think about slow warming of the Magnus and maple syrup to create a warm version of this drink. If you are in Los Angeles, this sounds crazy right now because we are heading into 80 degree + temperatures for this week, but soon it will be cool again and you could brew up some coffee or strong black tea to make this work as a hot drink!
Where to purchase: https://shop.highlandparkwhisky.com/collections/whisky
DEALS and STEALS(Affiliate Links)
I curate deals that offer bonuses, bargains, and great products –and some are very specifically for this site to feature to my audience because I want my audience to get amazing products from great brands! If you purchase via my link, I make a very small percentage for that purchase.
Find Cosmetic Accessories and Tools at Target.com!
Mini facial eraser sponges Blends makeup flawlessly Includes 2 erasers that can be used up to 6 times Achieve a photo-quality look with the Real Techniques Miracle Mini Facial Erasers – 2 pk. This essential beauty tool helps blend your makeup to new heights, seamlessly polishing edges and lines to absolute perfection. Real techniques miracle facial eraser, makeup sponge, beauty tool
Subscribe to RSS headline updates from:
Powered by FeedBurner
If you are going to feature content from LA-Story.com including images, podcasts or videos including the accompanying text, please respect copyright provisions. We require a notation of content origination (meaning credit tag), a linkback to the specific page & please email the link to firstname.lastname@example.org before the piece goes live. LA-Story.com, LA-Story Recessionista, Celebrity Stylescope, Celebrity Style Slam Trademark/Copyright 2017-19