What's in a name? Talisker 20 Year Old (2002 Release) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Talisker 20 Year Old (2002 Release) whiskey, rather than whisky.
The nose is rubbery and thick with notes of smoke, peat, cured ham, dried peels, spice and a vegetal note. The palate is thick and spicy with notes of sweet smoke, rubber, bitumen and a solid peat. The finish is long and rich.