A new Mars Whisky has just been unveiled in Japan ! Single malt Komagatake from the small Shinshu distillery now comes in a Sherry and American white oak casks release.
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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.
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.
Today, Suntory unveils an exclusive version of the single malt whisky, produced from their very first distillery and named Yamazaki Limited Edition 2014. We invite you to discover this newly composed brew that may be mistaken as a simple no-aged single malt...
The new edition of the rare and delicious Suntory single malt composed exclusively with whiskies aged in japanese oak, is scheduled for april 22. Unfortunately Yamazaki Mizunara 2014 will only be available in Japan.. This will make blows a lot of disappointed worldwide...
This year, Nikka celebrate two anniversaries : the 80th anniversary of its creation (but also the construction of Yoichi, its first distillery) and the 120th anniversary of the birth of its founder Masataka Taketsuru. For the occasion, two limited editions of the famous Taketsuru Pure Malt version 21 year old have been presented; the Port Wood Finish refined in Port wine casks and the Madeira Wood Finish refined in Madeira wine casks .
Suntory unveiled a limited edition of its Hibiki 21 years in his famous bottle specially redecorated for the occasion.
The single cask Karuizawa 1999-2013 "The Last Bottling" bottled for Isetan has recently been unveiled in Japan, creating a slight panic among fans of japanese whisky, spreading the idea that this could be the last Karuizawa whisky. Fortunately this is not the case ...
During the french Father's Day Suntory will present a special package for the new Hibiki 12 years bottle of 500 ml, and all whiskies will be sold wrapped in beautiful japanese foulards.
During the Whisky Live Tokyo 2013 Number One Drinks officially presented the oldest and rarest japanese whisky ever bottled a 53 years old single cask, the Karuizawa 1960! The launch party was held on april 21 at the Belle Salle Shibuya Garden in Tokyo.