Nengi and Vee, Enjoy All-Expense Paid Trip to ‘Home of Johnnie Walker’
Written by maxfmeditor3 on April 12, 2023
2020 Big Brother Naija Johnnie Walker Challenge winners
Nengi and Vee, the winners of the highly participated 2020 Big Brother Naija Johnnie Walker Challenge, known as ‘Team Gold Label’, were recently rewarded with an unforgettable all-expense paid trip to Scotland to explore the rich heritage of Johnnie Walker, the world’s leading Scotch whiskey brand. Nengi and Vee, the lucky winners, embarked on an immersive journey to Scotland to experience the birthplace of this iconic brand.
The trip began with Nengi and Vee checking into the luxurious Caledonian Waldorf Astoria, where they were treated to a delectable lunch featuring local Scottish dishes such as Angus beef steaks, patties, and haggis. With their bellies full, they set out to explore the sights and sounds of the city, ending the day with a sumptuous dinner at the renowned Hawksmoor restaurant, followed by refreshing Johnnie Walker highball cocktails at the prestigious Gleneagles Townhouse. The experience was a true celebration of Scottish culinary delights and the world-famous Johnnie Walker whisky.
Experiencing the Best of Scotland
The next day, Nengi and Vee embarked on an immersive tour of Edinburgh, starting at Glenkinchie Distillery, the lowland home of Johnnie Walker. Surrounded by the breathtaking landscapes and rich Scottish heritage, they embarked on a multisensory tour of Johnnie Walker’s home, which included tutored whisky tasting and witnessing the intricate process of crafting the world’s best Scotch whisky. The tour was a truly enriching experience that provided a deep insight into the craftsmanship and legacy of Johnnie Walker. No visit to Scotland would be complete without a visit to the illustrious Edinburgh Castle, a former royal palace that now houses several national museums. Nengi and Vee were able to soak in the history and culture of Scotland while indulging in the rich flavors of Johnnie Walker whisky.
Experiencing the Ultimate Reward
On the last day of their trip, Nengi and Vee were given a private tour of the Diageo archives at Menstrie, where they had the opportunity to taste all the varieties of Johnnie Walker whisky. It was a unique opportunity to learn about the brand’s rich history and heritage while experiencing the distinct flavors of each blend. As a fitting finale, the team donned traditional Scottish garb, including tartan and kilts, and proceeded to the iconic Princes Street for pictures, souvenirs, and farewells. It was a truly memorable trip that left Nengi and Vee with a deep appreciation for the legacy and craftsmanship of Johnnie Walker whisky.
The Johnnie Walker Challenge is a highly anticipated event that brings together fans of the popular reality show, Big Brother Naija, to compete for the coveted prize of an all-expense paid trip to Scotland. The event not only provides an exciting opportunity for fans to showcase their skills and knowledge, but also offers a unique chance to experience the birthplace of Johnnie Walker, a brand that has been synonymous with excellence and craftsmanship for over 200 years.
As a global leader in the whisky industry, Johnnie Walker has a rich history that dates back to 1820, when John Walker first established a small grocery store in Scotland. Over the years, the brand has grown into a global icon, known for its exceptional quality, unique blends, and unwavering commitment to innovation and excellence. The trip to Scotland offered Nengi and Vee a firsthand experience of the brand’s legacy and craftsmanship, allowing them to immerse themselves in the rich heritage of Johnnie Walker and gain a deeper appreciation for the art of whisky making.
The winners of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Johnnie Walker Challenge, Nengi and Vee, were rewarded with an extraordinary all-expense paid trip to Scotland, where they experienced the best of Johnnie Walker’s home. From the luxurious accommodations to the delectable local cuisine, from the immersive whisky tour to the historic landmarks, their trip was nothing short of an unforgettable adventure. This once-in-a-lifetime experience left them with lasting memories and a deep appreciation for the legacy of Johnnie Walker. Cheers to Team Gold Label for an extraordinary journey!