Insider knowledge: Knockando 17 Year Old 1994 - 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 Knockando 17 Year Old 1994 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Spiced and warming, beeswax, toffee apples and malt.
Palate: Dry oak, barrel char, hints of sherried peels, dates and almonds.
Finish: Orange zest, pepper and honey on hot-buttered granary toast.