Insider knowledge: Avonside 8 Year Old Blend whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Avonside 8 Year Old Blend whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
The nose is light and fruity, with intense stone fruits, particularly peach, with a hint of coastal malt. The mouth-feel is oily with well-rounded fruit notes, a touch of citrus and a little toffee. The finish is long and gentle.