Insider knowledge: Glenfarclas 1966 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 1966 Family Cask Release VIII whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Berry compote, dark toffee, ginger sponge, spice. Herbal notes.
Palate: Full, dark toffee. An unlit cigar, soft salinity, honey, peels, sherry, slightly rubbery.
Finish: Long and toasty, zesty citrus and pepper.