Insider knowledge: Edradour 1996 Madeira - Straight from the Cask whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Edradour 1996 Madeira - Straight from the Cask whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Light, soft. Good depth. Pastries, melted butter. Touch of marzipan. Notes of spice, oily, nutty. Beeswax, oak.
Palate: Smooth, grapey. Marmalade, bitter fruit.
Finish: Long, orange, blossom, honeyed sweetness. Oak.