Johnnie walker black labels iconic square bottle makes it one of the worlds most recognisable scotch whiskies and its also one of whisky critic jim murrays favourite blends. But ive never entirely lost my soft spot for johnnie walker and while my preferred tipple from the walker stable is green label it seems i go through at least one handle of black label per year.
Kndecember2014 ultimate beverage challenge 96 points.
Black label 12 years. Wine enthusiast 90 points bright topaz in the glass this 12 year old blend of over 40 whiskies has a pleasant fresh apple and vanilla scent. The favourite scotch of sir winston churchill. Johnnie walker black label 12 year old.
A bottle of johnnie walker black label. The whisky was created taking black label as a blueprint adding more peaty malt whiskies to it and maturing it in heavily charred old oak casks. Born in 1909 black label is a blend of around 40 whiskies with a distinctive mellow smoky note.
A 12 year old blended whisky one of the worlds most famous blends. Single malt scotch whisky. Eventually i gave black label a spin and now ive progressed into that most expensive of hobbies.
A much loved and respected 12 year old blended scotch johnnie walker black label is one of the worlds most famous blends. Polished versatile and flavorful look for creamy caramel and vanilla accented by dried orange peel and honeysuckle. Made available for general release in 2011 after a successful launch in travel retail.
It was renamed johnnie walker black label in 1909. Johnnie walker black is a blend of around 40 whiskies very well put together. Aged 12 years it is one of the worlds best selling premium scotch whiskies.
This is sublime stuffone of the worlds most masterful whiskies back in all its complex glory. Johnnie walker black label is the top selling de luxe scotch whisky in the duty free market worldwide. If there is a silkier delivery on the market today i have not seen it.
The 12 year old expression from the most iconic blended scotch whisky brand johnnie walker black label. Johnnie walker black label was originally known as extra special old highland. As many as 40 whiskies each aged 12 years or more make up this satisfyingly complex blend.
It is a luxury blend and a luxury brand with a completely individual personality. While johnnie walker red label may sell more by volume the black label may be the most recognizable scotch whisky in the world. The poster child of diageos johnnie walker range the black label is marketed as a more premium step up from the non age stated red label and can be found in almost any.
A deep and complex flavour which is also an unquestionable mark of power and refinement.