If you are fan of japanese whisky and you would like to discover products exclusively reserved for the japanese domestic market, good news, no need to go there, Uisuki.com the european dedicated online shop just opened a new section called "Direct from Tokyo", which propose a selection of products only available in Japan and coming from all the distilleries of the archipelago !
Last weekend took place the Genki Matsuri Super Yosakoi 2014 one of the biggest dance festivals in Tokyo, during which at least 5,000 costumed dancers spread across a hundred teams from all over Japan
A limited edition of an almost brand new japanese whisky will be available in Japan from august 6th. Mars Maltage name "The Revival 2011" is meaning the rebirth of Mars Whisky, a rather confidential japanese whisky brand which most famous expression is a single malt sold under the name of Mars Maltage Komagatake.
This summer let's discover a fresh and fizzy drink that will make you enjoy your japanese whisky in an original way. Since the last 50 years in Japan, the highball is the most popular way to drink whisky. In this video a pretty japanese girl presents the recipe of the Kaku Highball made with Kakubin the oldest blend of Suntory.
Japan is famous for its advertising videos both poetic and offset and sometimes even a little kitsch or tacky. But the video we suggest you discover will immerse you in the world of modern ninjas !
Nikka continues the celebration of the 80th anniversary of its creation with presenting a tribute to the legendary couple formed by Masataka Taketsuru the founding father, and his scottish wife Rita Cowan. Specially for the occasion, Nikka has unveiled two limited editions : the famous blended malt Taketsuru 21 version unchillfiltered and a special 30 year old vintage of an apple brandy named Rita.
Let's conclude the results of the International Spirits Challenge 2014 with a nice surprise : the appearance among traditional japanese whisky brands Nikka and Suntory, of two whiskies produced by Kirin Whisky in the Fuji Gotemba distillery !