Insider knowledge: Arran 9 Year Old 1998 - Connoisseurs Choice (Gordon and MacPhail) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Arran 9 Year Old 1998 - Connoisseurs Choice (Gordon and MacPhail) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Citrus and honey. Juicy, medium body.
Palate: Full, big barley notes. Toffee, malt and splendid flourishes of sweet cereal.
Finish: Medium length, vanilla, spices, honey and barley.