Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Year Old

70cl / 40%
  • Blended Scotch Whisky
Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Year Old
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Johnnie Walker Black Label's iconic square bottle makes it one of the world's most recognisable Scotch whiskies - and it's also one of whisky critic Jim Murray's favourite blends: 'If there is a silkier delivery on the market today, I have not seen it: this is sublime stuff...one of the world's most masterful whiskies back in all its complex glory'
Age
12 Year Old
Country
Scotland
Colouring
Yes

Johnnie Walker Black Label 12 Year Old Reviews

Tasting Notes

  • Producer's Tasting Notes

    Nose: Rich dried fruits from the European oak sherry casks. 

    Palate: Hints of smooth creamy toffee linger on the tip of your tongue.

    Finish: A sophisticated, smoky finish - the signature of all Johnnie Walker blends.

  • Tasting Notes by Mark Gillespie, World Whiskies Awards 2012

    Nose: Soft and complex with touches of toasted oak, honey, coconut, and figs.

    Palate: Spicy with a nice allspice note on top and caramel syrup sweetness underneath.

    Finish: Hints of lemon-lime citrus develop later, and last through the long finish.

76 Customer Reviews

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  • 5
    12 days ago

    Johnnie Walker Black. Nuff said. This is the go to mid shelf whisky of the times.

  • 5
    16 June

    It's a damn fine Scotch! I've tasted quite a few whiskeys and this one is definately among the best blends.

  • 4
    23 May

    Pretty damn good. I got into Scotch through single malts...still love 'em, but it tainted my opinion of blends. Then one day I had this because there was nothing else available. I bought a bottle the next day. A little smoke, a little sweet, nice long finish.

  • 4
    15 April

    Purchased a bottle on the recommendation of a friend who dubbed this 'nectar of the gods'. While I wouldn't quite go that far it is a damn fine blended.

  • 4
    31 March

    this is a good fine scotch, i would take white horse over it though, after a dram i like to leave the glass to dry out over night,the smell n the glass is wonderful highland toffee and a bonfire in the far distance,

  • 5
    16 March

    My hero (Christopher Hitchens) was once asked "What is your favorite drink" And "What can you not live without,Especially while traveling". With a single answer,he replied "Johnnie Walker Black" Since then, I've tried and enjoyed every bottle since then. I pray this Whisky is never discontinued.

  • 5
    14 March

    First whiff is woody and medicinal, giving way to sweetness and maple syrup like aromas. On initial taste: soft, balanced, pleasant burn, subtle flavors which evade me. Long finish is pleasant and reminds me of dates and dried fruits. After a small addition of

  • 1
    1 February

    I bought this after reading several rave reviews. I must have a different palate than everybody else because to me it tastes horrible, terribly medicinal.

  • 5
    1 January

    Favorited blend, love the smokey finish

  • 2
    27 December 2015

    Only fair for a blended Scotch

  • 5
    18 December 2015

    good taste

  • 5
    10 September 2015

    The benchmark for blended scotch. It rarely gets better than this.

  • 5
    6 September 2015

    Tastes Great .

  • 5
    6 September 2015

    My favorite scotch. Very rich, reasonably priced, and good for a sweet tooth too.

  • 5
    8 August 2015

    Awesome

  • 4
    18 July 2015

    Great blended scotch. On par with any other 12 year old scotch on the market. I been drinking single malts consistently and wanted something different. This was it! This whisky is really delicate, you really have to work hard to pick out different flavours. Its really "smooth". You can barely taste the grain alchohol, which is good because I personally hate that flavour and the harshness of alchohol. Long creamy finish, probably one of the best blended scotches!

  • 5
    17 July 2015

    Black Label is the real deal

  • 5
    7 July 2015

    A very nice blended Scotch... and my favourite next to Chivas Regal 18. Forget Chivas Regal 12 (any Taste at all??)

  • 5
    28 May 2015

    I love Johnnnie Walker Black with all my heart!

  • 4
    30 April 2015

    I hated whisky for a long time and I always felt left out when friends went on about their whiskers. I tried many and always all had the same result until I tried black label. Asplash of water seemed release the flavours. I can''t pretend I know whisky but black label with a splash and gold label on the rocks for me are the best.

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