The Johnnie Walker King George V Limited Edition Lunar New Year
Johnnie Walker King George V, A limited edition It is decorated with a special design celebrating the Lunar New Year. This celebratory edition was launched at the end of 2020 in anticipation of the Chinese Lunar New Year in February 2021, which heralded the Year of the Ox in Chinese astrology.
The Johnnie Walker King George V Limited Edition The Lunar New Year is decorated with traditional Chinese patterns and designs, but more importantly, the blend itself is said to contain a goodly proportion of Port Ellen in its high malt content.
Official Tasting Notes
Nose: Sweet, smoky aromas from Port Ellen greet you. It’s followed by notes of orange, raisins, figs and cinnamon.
Palate: Abundant spice and dried fruits from Speyside and Highland whiskies are perfectly balanced with vanilla. They release layers of sweet fruits, dark chocolate, toffee and roast nuts.
Finish: Port Ellen gives a coastal smokiness that gathers momentum through the long finish.