Johnnie Walker released a limited blend, the White Walker, inspired by the hit TV show – Game of Thrones.
The first episode of Game of Thrones Season 8 is about to premiere and to kick off the celebration, Johnnie Walker collaborated with HBO and Game of Thrones for their latest blend, the White Walker. Present in the launch were some of the show’s biggest fans in the country — Tim Yap, Alodia Gosiengfiao, Myrrh Lao To, Patty Tiu, Sam YG, and Nico Bolzico. Each of them helped bring to life the immersive journey to the Frozen North by representing each Johnny Walker variants — Red Label, Black Label, Gold Label, Blue Label, and the White Walker.
“I am a huge fan of both Johnnie Walker and the show and this collaboration personally got me really excited — White Walker is definitely the perfect drink to enjoy as we all tune in to Season 8,” shares Nico Bolzico, Johnnie Walker Brand Ambassador. “Fans of the show should also watch out for the different events we have in store leading to the final season.”
Winter Is Here
From the bottle to the blend, White Walker by Johnnie Walker gives us the chill as it draws inspiration from the winters North of the Wall created by whiskey specialist George Harper alongside the small team of expert blenders at Johnnie Walker. And to remind us that “Winter is Here”, the innovative whiskey is best served directly from the freezer at 1.5 degrees and witness an unexpected icy reveal on the bottle when frozen. The White Walker by Johnnie Walker features a polished sweet tasted with a fruity twist from caramelized sugar, vanilla, and fresh red berries with a touch of orchard fruit.
Game of Thrones Viewing Parties
Following the epic launch of the White Walker by Johnnie Walker, there will be a series of pre-season events in Poblacion, Makati for the fans to enjoy. The Johnnie Walker House is set to give guests a White Walker experience through a White Walker-theme Pob Takeover with viewing parties and quiz nights throughout the season.
“We are culminating the Johnnie Flavor Festival, a month-long celebration of the many labels of Johnnie Walker, and White Walker by Johnnie Walker has become our final showcase,” shares Cesar Gangoso, Marketing Director of Diego Philippines — the global leader in beverage alcohol. “Game of Thrones has made such a mark in pop culture, and we are positive that White Walker by Johnnie Walker will give fans a taste of Frozen North.”
The White Walker by Johnnie Walker is now available in all leading supermarkets nationwide [until supplies last] and at www.spiritsbyjohnnie.com for only PHP 1,299.00. For more information, follow Johnnie Walker on Facebook and Instagram.