Insider knowledge: Linkwood 20 Year Old 1990 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Linkwood 20 Year Old 1990 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Sherried peels, dates and walnuts. Mineralic, fruit juice, toasty barley, oak and nutmeg.
Palate: Sweet, manuka honey, granary toast, black pepper and golden syrup.
Finish: Apricots, malted barley and mixed peels.