What's in a name? Macduff 14 Year Old 1998 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Macduff 14 Year Old 1998 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Malt and shoe polish, marzipan, beeswax and honey. A little pepper and cocoa, hints of aniseed.
Palate: Oak and spice, fresh herbs, mint and star anise, toffee apples and butter.
Finish: Long and spice-driven.