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Johnnie Walker Red 200ml Blended Scotch Whisky
$8.99
A blend of around 35 grain and malt whiskies. It is intended for making mixed drinks.7 80 proof (40 ABV), although it drinks fine on its own, being rather maltier than the other Walker colours. According to William Manchester this was the favorite Scotch of Winston Churchill, who mixed it with soda
this is a 200mL which is smaller than a regular 750mL bottle.
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Size:200mL
Alcohol by vol:40%
Store Item ID:#11165
Location at store:1b
Item Description
A blend of around 35 grain and malt whiskies. It is intended for making mixed drinks.7 80 proof (40 ABV), although it drinks fine on its own, being rather maltier than the other Walker colours. According to William Manchester this was the favorite Scotch of Winston Churchill, who mixed it with soda
About Johnnie Walker
Originally known as Walker's Kilmarnock Whisky, the Johnnie Walker brand is a legacy left by John "Johnnie" Walker after he started to sell whisky in his grocer's shop in Ayrshire, Scotland. The brand became popular, but after Walker's death in 1857 it was his son Alexander Walker and grandson Alexander Walker II who were largely responsible for establishing the whisky as a popular brand. Under John Walker, whisky sales represented eight percent of the firm's income; by the time Alexander was ready to pass on the company to his own sons, that figure had increased to between 90 and 95 percent.[2]

In Britain prior to 1860, it was illegal to sell blended whisky.[3][4] During that time John Walker sold a number of whiskies--notably his own Walker's Kilmarnock. In 1865, John's son Alexander produced their first blend, Walker's Old Highland.

Alexander Walker introduced the iconic square bottle in 1860. This meant more bottles fitting the same space and resulted in fewer broken bottles. The other identifying characteristic of the Johnnie Walker bottle is the label, which is applied at an angle of 24 degrees and allows text to be made larger and more visible.[5]
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Posted byRamona on Apr 20, 2022Verified Purchase
Johnnie Walker Red
"Nice mellow scotch for the casual drinker, without a killer price tag"
Posted byJtmasny on Dec 2, 2021Verified Purchase
"I've used this for years and it's my go to if I'm having something to drink."
Posted byDonna on Jun 7, 2021Verified Purchase
Preferred Scotch For Mixing
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