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Two Big Winners Among Japanese Whiskies

Japanese distilleries had a fine result at this week’s Whisky Magazine 6th annual World Whisky Awards. Yamazaki won the Best Single Malt Whisky award for its 25 Year Old varietal and Nikka took the Best Blended Whisky category with Taketsuru 17 Year Old. Yamazaki has triumphed two years in a row, their wonderful 1984 vintage […]


1 Million Yen “The Yamazaki” Whisky Sells Out in 24 Hours!

A few days ago Suntory started accepting orders for a very special limited edition bottling of their “Yamazaki Single Malt Whisky“. This whisky has been aged more than 50 years and is selling for the very reasonable (if you’re idea of reasonable is ridiculously expensive) price of ¥1,000,000 (about US$13,000)! The whisky is appropriately called […]