What's in a name? North British 33 Year Old 1978 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled North British 33 Year Old 1978 - The Octave (Duncan Taylor) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Plum and spicy malt, notes of hay and kirsch, chamomile tea and manuka honey.
Palate: Sweet, fruity and full of flavour, notes of coconut milk, almonds and cocoa powder.
Finish: Medium to long, spiced with custard apple.