What's in a name? John Black 8 Year Old whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled John Black 8 Year Old whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Soft and supple with honey, oats, toffee, berries. Gentle malt.
Palate: Balance and character that belies the dearth of its years. Fruit, honey, spice, hints of oak.
Finish: Fruit, malt, honey on toast.