What's in a name? Glenfarclas 1956 Family Cask whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Glenfarclas 1956 Family Cask whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Full and sumptuous. Rich and fruity, berry fruits, conserves, counterbalancing caramelised sugar, winter spice.
Palate: Firm. Sherry, sultanas, rum, nutty, oily. Walnut, hazelnut, meaty oak.
Finish: Dry, oaky, dark fruits.