Insider knowledge: Glenfarclas 1978 Family Cask Release III whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glenfarclas 1978 Family Cask Release III whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Light. Rooty, grassy, sweet cereals.
Palate: Medium body, blossom, toffee, apple peels, hay, vanilla.
Finish: Long, balanced with grassy, caramel notes.