What's in a name? Macallan 25 Year Old 1979 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whisky is called whisky because it's produced in Scotland. Were it from America it would be spelled Macallan 25 Year Old 1979 - Old Malt Cask (Douglas Laing) whiskey, rather than whisky.
Nose: Spiced, malty nose with hints of cooked fruit, nectarine and bourbon.
Palate: Vanilla and butterscotch, baked apples, allspice and toasted oak. Very rich and fruity.
Finish: Long, spiced finish.
Overall: A toasty, bourbon-influenced whisky.