Insider knowledge: Scapa 17 Year Old 1993 - 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 Scapa 17 Year Old 1993 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, as opposed to whisky.
Nose: Cherry liqueurs, buttery toffee, pear drops, apple peel, baklavas.
Palate: Spiced and sweet, toffee apples, menthol, fruit and grist.
Finish: Long and spiced, cinnamon and dry oak.