Insider knowledge: Cutty Sark 25 Year Old whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Cutty Sark 25 Year Old whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Balanced, vanilla fudge. Fruitcake. Honey, dates. Dry oak.
Palate: Full, balanced. Malt. Honey. Spiced rum.
Finish: Long, peppery, spiced oak, touch of smoke.