Insider knowledge: Glenfarclas 1987 Family Cask whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glenfarclas 1987 Family Cask whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Fruity, floral. Homemade conserves, Cut herbs, grassy, almond. A hint of bitumen?
Palate: Gently sherried, vanilla, menthol
Finish: Burnt rubber emerges, astringent, very long.