Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap
Product of: United Kingdom
Introduced in 1909, Johnnie Walker Black contains some 40 single malts including Talisker, Cardhu, Lagavulin and a high proportion of Islay malts. Originally called ‘Extra Special Old Highland Whisky’, the name was changed to ‘Black Label’ in 1909 due to customers ordering by the colour of the label Read more
Sampled on 29/03/2013
Clear, deep golden amber with burnished golden highlights.
Elegantly rich and pleasantly smoky with butterscotch, crème caramel, vanilla and mandarin zest with oily nuttiness.
Big robust flavour with light peat smoke and faint saltiness set against slight honeyed sweetness, vanilla fudge/toffee and dried fruit/fruitcake.
Long, lingering elegantly salty peat smoke and toasty malt with sultanas and sherry. Sublime.