Insider knowledge: Linkwood 26 Year Old 1984 Cask 5269 (Adelphi) whisky is named whisky by virtue of the fact it's from Scotland. If distilled in America the spelling would be Linkwood 26 Year Old 1984 Cask 5269 (Adelphi) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Berry fruits, strawberry jam, redcurrants, winter spice, chocolate and malt. A little marmalade on toast.
Palate: Malty and sweet, some spicy oak, mint, vanilla and forest floor.
Finish: Good length: fruity and spice on the finish.