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 !
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If Suntory whiskies are those who accumulate the highest number of gold medals at the International Spirits Challenge (ISC) 2014 edition, the biggest competitor Nikka whiskies collects no less than 8 gold medals and 18 silver !
Each year many international competitions rewarding players in the world of spirits take place, which one of the most prestigious is the International Spirits Challenge (ISC). And once again a total of 22 Suntory whiskies are rewarded !
Like every year, all the alcohol companies throughout the world have the opportunity to participate in one of the most authoritative and respected spirits competition, the International Spirits Challenge. The first results of the 2013 edition have just been announced and the Japanese whiskies once again harvest a nice collection of gold medals.
This year two of the six awards from WWA 2013, for World Whiskies Awards (organized by WhiskyMagazine), have been attributed to Japanese whiskies! The World's best blended whisky 2013 for the Suntory Hibiki 21 years and the World's best blended malt whisky 2013 for the Hombo Shuzo Mars Maltage "3plus25" 28 years.