What's in a name? Glenfarclas 1987 Family Cask whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Glenfarclas 1987 Family Cask whiskey, rather than 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.