What's in a name? Glenfarclas 1961 Family Cask Release VII whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Glenfarclas 1961 Family Cask Release VII whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Cocoa, toffee and chocolate. Coffee beans, leather, plumwine, hints of cedar wood.
Palate: Plum liqueur, chocolate, sherried peels, oak, hints of cocoa. Black pepper.
Finish: Medium length, spicy. Hints of toffee apples and pepper.