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Johnnie Walker Green Label

Category Blended Malt
Details Details
District Scotland
Bottler Distillery Bottling
Bottling serie 2016 Limited Release
Bottled 2016
Age 15 years old
Strength 43.0 % Vol.
Number of bottles 5800
Size 700 ml
Bottle code L6068DN000
Barcode 5000267134710
Price 31.95$ 33.87£ 27.16
Colored Chillfiltered
Added 07 Apr 2016 3:45 pm by unclejohn
maltsabine Review note
less than a week ago
maltsabine gave this whisky 84 points
Weighted Rate
84
Nose
82
Initial taste
84
Body
83
Finish
82
Price
90
Presentation
88
KayMeertens Tasting note
about a month ago
KayMeertens gave this whisky 84 points
Color
Deep copper
Nose

Apricot, apple, vanilla and pastry. I have to admit that it has a nice nose for a blend.

Taste

More smoky. Apple, vanilla, malt, caramel and spice.

Finish

Now the peat is really most dominant. Dry, nutty. Not that fruity anymore, only some apple.

Comments

Whisky fans are generally not very positive about Johnnie Walker, but I have to say that I've always found the Green Label a decent whisky and it still is.

Xaver Tasting note
about a month ago
Color
Old gold
Nose

Leicht phenolischer Rauch. Hinter dem leicht bis mittelstarkem Rauch finde ich als erstes eine süßliche Honignote. Mit etwas Zeit im Glas macht der Kollege etwas auf und gibt Vanille, Apfel und Pfefferminz frei. Ein wenig Eichenwürze find ich noch.

Taste

Würziger Antritt. Zitrusnoten bringen eine gewisse Säure mit. Bitter werdend. Jetzt erst kommen dezent die Fruchtnoten von Apfel und vielleicht Aprikose. Und ne dreckige Fuhre Rauch, die erst im Nachhinein auftaucht.

Finish

Mittellang mit ner Espressobitterkeit

Comments
thanasist Review note
a couple of months ago
thanasist gave this whisky 83 points
Weighted Rate
83
Nose
82
Initial taste
84
Body
80
Finish
77
Price
90
Presentation
91
Andytka3 Review note
a couple of months ago
Andytka3 gave this whisky 81 points

N- While the familiar charred malts and cheesy note are still there with the whiff of smokes. This is much earthier compare to previous batch.

T- Fruity cherry, layers of wood shavings, solid mouthfeel but still gentle on the palate.

F- Short, smooth entry with prickly charred noted emerged, frizzy and woods lingers.

— at The Whisky Bar, Kuala Lumpur.

Weighted Rate
83
Nose
85
Initial taste
82
Body
85
Finish
80
Price
85
Presentation
85
jazzpianofingers Note
less than a year ago
jazzpianofingers gave this whisky 81 points

A showdown between Colin Dunn vs Joe Clark. Three drams each, blind. Colin 's No.#1


N: Bitter=sweet and raisiny - a bit Dalmore-esque. Smells like a large vatted single malt, oily with a little peat, banana bread and biscuity. Well matured/aged, middle of the road dram.

T: Despite the bitter=sweet on the nose it's savoury<sour that commands attention on the palate. Dusty, dry-sour on arrival which doesn't really cut it for me, but it's working better into the finish.

F: Fades - chalky dry & dusty with white pepper raisins [another one for the cookbook]. A chewy 'meh' at the end - like a pasty mash if you will

C: It's ok but it doesn't rock my world. Let's try Joe's no.#1: WB



Scores a C-

sopie Review note
less than a year ago
sopie gave this whisky 82 points
Weighted Rate
82
Nose
82
Initial taste
82
Body
80
Finish
82
Price
87
Presentation
83
Rogier Engel Review note
less than a year ago
Rogier Engel gave this whisky 82 points

Een heerlijke vatted malt. Met zijn 15 jaar lekker zacht.

Weighted Rate
82
Nose
81
Initial taste
82
Body
81
Finish
82
Price
82
Presentation
81
Rogier
NamorX68 Tasting note
less than a year ago
NamorX68 gave this whisky 84 points
Color
Deep copper
Nose

zarter Rauch, süss, fruchtig, Apfel, Pfirsisch, Vanille, würzige Eiche.

Taste

schöner Rauch, Chilischärfe, würzige Eiche, süss und Schokolade, Kaffee.

Finish

Mittellang bis Lang

Comments

Ein toller blendet Malt mit einem klasse PLV.

Bosi Tasting note
less than a year ago
Bosi gave this whisky 73 points
Color
Amontillad
Nose

Die im ersten Moment leicht stechende Nase bietet frische und fruchtige Aromen von Pfirsich, Apfel, Gras, Orange, Vanille und Getreide. Im Hintergrund kommt der Rauch durch.

Taste

Der Geschmack verbindet nun die Fruchtigkeit mit Schärfe. Zu Birnen und Zitrone gesellen sich Chili und eine leichte Bitterkeit.

Finish

Der Abgang ist relativ kurz und Noten von Schokolade, Kaffee und Chili verbleiben.

Comments

Ein guter Blend, jedoch kann ich die Sehnsucht nach einer Neuauflage nicht ganz nachvollziehen. Ich kenne jedoch auch nicht die alte Abfüllung.

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Overall rating
76 member votes
82.28
Average review ratings
Weighted Rate
82.00
Nose - Aroma
81.82
Initial taste
81.82
Body
81.64
Finish
79.55
Price
86.27
Presentation
84.09
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