Insider knowledge: Imperial 17 Year Old 1995 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Imperial 17 Year Old 1995 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Spiced, with notes of pipe tobacco, walnut, hints of honey and barley.
Palate: Malty palate with notes of tobacco, seaweed, sweet cereals, acacia honey and pepper.
Finish: A hint of mint on the finish…