3.56/5
RATING

Johnnie Walker Explorers' Club Collection Gold Route

40% ABV
$100

Duty Free & Travel Retail exclusive. If you find yourself traveling, take a peek inside the duty free shop to find the limited edition Explorers' Club Gold Route.

Johnnie Walker Explorers' Club Collection Gold Route was tasted at Meeting No. 20 on January 30, 2014. Out of 5, we rated it very highly at 3.56, though we had some disagreement among member ratings. Johnnie Walker Explorers' Club Collection Gold Route ranks 44th overall in Scotch. Costing $100, this spirit is on the pricier side, but well worth the money.

Rating Details

AVERAGE
RATING
3.56/5
FOUNDERS
3.75/5
MEMBERS
3.40/5
AGREEMENT
VALUE
RANK
No. 44 of 100
RATING BASED ON
9 Reviews

Tasting Notes

First Tasted at Meeting No. 20 in January 2014

Elliott  •   •  4.5

Fragrant, stinky in a good way. Sherried and peaty. Strong on the palate, mature and delicious. Classic port charlotte / Bruichladdich notes, excellent! If you want to wander into some serious peat, this is your spirit.

Justin  •   •  4.0

Peat peat here and a peat peat there. Smooth blended goodness.

Todd H.  •   •  3.5

Smooth, very smooth — but a little boring. When sipping I feel like an international man of mystery with very little imagination.

Greg  •   •  3.0

Grappa-like, earthy milkiness; nice peaty ribbons running through the background. Cool and sweet. Haunting echoes of peat loiter for a long time.

1 other member rated this 5.0

1 other member rated this 3.5

2 other members rated this 3.0

1 other member rated this 2.5

 

To taste and review spirits like this one, join The Seattle Spirits Society!


Explore


Before you go, check out more —
X