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An impressive Blended Scotch Whisky to share on any occasion, whether you're entertaining at home with friends or on a memorable night out. Johnnie Walker Black Label is rich, complex and incredibly well-balanced, full of dark fruits, sweet vanilla and signature smokiness.Enjoy Johnnie Walker Black Label in any way you like - on its own, with a dash of water, or along with your favorite mixer. Blended exclusively from whiskies matured for at least 12 years, it brings together flavors from the four corners of Scotland to create an experience that is complex, deep and rewarding.Johnnie Walker Black Label is our Iconic Blend, recognized as the benchmark for all other deluxe blends.Created using only Scotch Whiskies aged for a minimum of 12 years from the four corners of Scotland, Johnnie Walker Black Label has an unmistakably smooth, deep, complex character.With the dramatic growth of interest in single malt whiskies since the 1980s, the ‘Highland’ region has been sub-divided into Northern, Western, Eastern, Southern and Islands.In truth, regional differences in the style and flavour of malt whiskies has more to do with tradition (how a malt is made in one place or another) than terroir, and although it is not possible to make a malt with identical character to another in a different distillery, it is possible to imitate a regional style out-with the region in question.Although other grains were used, barley was grown specifically for making beer and whisky.However, with the success of blended whisky in the late 19th century, little was drunk as single malt outside the Highlands until the 1980s, when ‘the vintages of the North’ were rediscovered by an enthusiastic public and began to be made available by distillery owners.
Since at least the 1880s, blenders have identified different styles of whisky coming from different parts of Scotland.
Johnnie Walker Red Label is our Pioneer Blend, the one that introduced our whisky to the world.
Highly versatile and with universal appeal, it has a bold, distinctive flavor that shines through even when mixed.
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This list, updated regularly, is based upon information from the huge network of over 58,500 online retailers they tie into globally, and it Not surprisingly, as you can see from the list below, it is dominated by older, very, very limited edition Scotch expressions from the likes of The Balvenie, The Macallan, The Dalmore, Glenfiddich and Glenlivet.
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