Johnnie Walker Black Label

Johnnie Walker Black Label

Price: $30 for 750ml

Distilled/Owned by: Multiple Distillers / Diageo

Region: Scotland

40% ABV

Aged For: 12 Years

Chill Filtered: Yes

Color Added: Yes

 


 

Color: E150 Amber

Drank: Neat, in a glencairn.

Nose: Honey malt, vanilla oak, gentle smoke, heather

Mouthfeel: Watery

Palate/Taste: Very slight smokiness, grass, honey, ginger, vanilla, barley

Finish: Barely present peat, caramel, and a slight warmth.

Thoughts: Leaps and bounds ahead of the red label, but still too watery.

Score: 76 out of 100

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