Insider knowledge: Glenfarclas 1992 Family Cask Release VIII whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glenfarclas 1992 Family Cask Release VIII whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Buttery and spicy, notes of gingerbread, thick malt, Nice biscuits, almond, maple and spice.
Palate: Rich and creamy with notes of buttery toffee, star anise, apple strudel and nutmeg.
Finish: Long and indeed very malty, plenty of custard too.