Many say that whisky is a drink to be sipped. To that end, pairing it with your favorite food—particularly cheeses, meat or seafood, and chocolate—is a great way to enjoy whisky this season. Crafted in Orkney, Scotland, Highland Park 12 Year Old single malt whisky offers the palate a delicate interplay of flavors, and pairs well with many foods, both savory and sweet.

What dish or meal would you enjoy with a dram of Highland Park 12 Year Old?

Take a photo of your favorite food item, dishes, or meals—whatever you love to pair with whisky. Then share it and you could win some awesome prizes from Highland Park Whisky and Texas Monthly!

Two ways to enter!

  1. Post your image(s) to Instagram during the Entry Period, using the following hashtag: #HighlandParkWhiskyTX
  2. Fill out the Entry Form (below) and submit your image directly.

  • Multiple entries are permitted during the Entry Period.
  • Both color and black-and-white photos are allowed.
  • Post-production and slight photo-editing are allowed.
  • Digital files required. Prints are not accepted as part of the Contest.
  • No signature, stamp, watermark, or any other identifying mark is allowed anywhere on the entry.
  • Any individuals featured in your photos must be age 21 or older and have given their permission to you to post their image.

Food must be in the photo. It is not necessary to show whisky to enter. Optional: In the caption, tell us why you enjoy this particular food with whisky.

Entries will be judged by Sponsors on composition, originality, and clarity: Images that inspire others and show unique, classic, and interesting food pairings with whisky, and which reveal a love of food and good whisky, are most desired!

Read the full rules here.


Highland Park Whisky Photo Contest Entry Form


Prize packages include:

1st Place Prize: Kamado Joe Classic II 18-inch Ceramic Grill, Ooni Koda 12 Gas Powered Portable Outdoor Pizza Oven (Propane), Highland Park Whisky swag bag and an invite to a private virtual cocktail class with a Highland Park Whisky Brand Ambassador. (ARV: $1,847.95)

2nd Place Prize: Ooni Koda 12 Gas Powered Portable Outdoor Pizza Oven (Propane), Highland Park Whisky swag bag and a Texas Monthly Monogram Hat and Texas Monthly “TM” Monogram Tote and one-year bundled subscription to Texas Monthly (print + digital access). (ARV: $618.95)

3rd Place Prize: Highland Park Whisky swag bag, and a Texas Monthly Monogram Hat and Texas Monthly “TM” Monogram Tote, and one-year bundled subscription to Texas Monthly (print + digital access). (ARV: $220)

NO ALCOHOL IS INCLUDED IN ANY PRIZE PACKAGE. One prize per winner.

Total approximate retail value of all prizes combined: $2,687


Deadline to enter is Wednesday, December 8, 2021 at 11:50 PM (CT).