The basic difference between the red label and black label scotch is that red label is a blend of 35 grain and malt whiskies with no age statement while the black label is a blend of 40 grain and malt whiskies that have been aged for a minimum of 12 years. 

Red Label vs Black Label

  1. The red label is an entry-level whisky from the house of Johnnie Walker while the black label is a premium version.
  2. Red label tasting notes include a hint of sweetness, spicy cinnamon and fresh black pepper with a long and smoky finish while black label has a deep flavour with a sweet taste, creamy toffee notes with a smooth and warming smoke finish.
  3. Price of red label in India Rs. 1700
  4. Price of Black Label in India Rs. 3200