Read more Highland Queen 12 Years Old A 12 year old blended Scotch whisky from the Highland Queen range – a good value for money expression packed with peppery spice notes and fruit sweetness. Nose:Full and rich with icing sugar, tinned pineapple, spice and black pepper. Palate: It is full bodied with a good mouth feel. There are notes of spice, hazelnuts and malt. Finish: Medium in length.