Insider knowledge: Pittyvaich 18 Year Old 1990 - 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 Pittyvaich 18 Year Old 1990 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Cedar, spices, black pepper, thick fruit, malt.
Palate: Very spicy, thick and tingling, Oloroso, prunes.
Finish: Long, intense peppery spice, hints of smoke from the sherry cask.