Insider knowledge: Arran Sassicaia Cask Finish whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Arran Sassicaia Cask Finish whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Herbal, wine-like, very complex.
Palate: Bittersweet complexity of spice, fruity citrus zest and something vinous.
Finish: Oaked, notes of cocoa and smoky espresso richness.