What's in a name? Glenfarclas 1961 Family Cask whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Glenfarclas 1961 Family Cask whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: The nose is ripe and rich. Sherried, fruit. Aniseed, crème de cassis. Toffee.
Palate: Spicy. Oak, vanilla. Tight, sherry, crystallized fruit. Sherry.
Finish: Long, oaky, barley.