Insider knowledge: Glenrothes 8 Year Old - Premier Barrel (Douglas Laing) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Glenrothes 8 Year Old - Premier Barrel (Douglas Laing) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Golden syrup, spiced figs, lime peel. Nut sprinkles.
Palate: Vanilla toffee, bitter marmalade, polished furniture.
Finish: Cracked black pepper and wisps of wood smoke.
Overall: Autumnal and delicious.