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JOHN WALKER & SONS™ PRIVATE COLLECTION 2016 EDITION

The John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2016 Edition is the third annual, limited release and once again showcases the craftsmanship and innovation of John Walker & Sons blended Scotch Whisky. It is another master class from our Master Blender, Jim Beveridge, who combined flavours from over a hundred casks to produce our most complex blend to date. Among the casks were rare single grain Scotch whiskies from five Johnnie Walker distilleries, four of which are now silent.

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Where the John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2015 Edition was a study in ‘rare fruit’ character, the John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2016 Edition explores the delicate art of balancing aromatic honey sweetness and soft, elusive distillery notes. It has a light fruit flavour, intense yet restrained, which perfectly highlights the gentle brightness of the rare grain whiskies.

Only 8,888 decanters of the John Walker & Sons Private Collection 2016 Edition have been made. Each of these distinctive glass decanters is individually numbered, with a design that echoes the famous Johnnie Walker slanted label.

 

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