What's in a name? Royal Lochnagar 23 Year Old 1986 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Royal Lochnagar 23 Year Old 1986 - Rare Auld (Duncan Taylor) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Gentle smoke, full, espresso beans, creamy, oak, cigar boxes.
Palate: Fruity, intense with honeydew melon, orchard fruits, cut hay, hints of peat smoke. Good body.
Finish: Becomes dry, reasonable length, woody and fruity.