Insider knowledge: Glen Scotia 1999 Select Cask No. 518 whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glen Scotia 1999 Select Cask No. 518 whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Very smoky, ash. Cereal notes. Sweetness, fruit salad, esters. Blossom, herbal.
Palate: Phenolic, oily, diesel. Something medicinal, chemical character. Dry wood, sour cream, wood shavings.
Finish: Long, smoky, bitterness creeps in.