Insider knowledge: Glenfarclas 1973 Family Cask whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glenfarclas 1973 Family Cask whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Supple, fragrant, grenadine, sherry. Something phenolic. Gran Marnier.
Palate: Rich, warming, sherry. Warm marmalade, toffee, zesty.
Finish: Long, herbal, oak, fruity.