Japanese whiskies started life in the early 1900’s and only till the 2000’s did it become an international affair. During the 100 years of domestic whiskies, the Japanese got their distilleries production process to perfection. Taking the Scottish techniques and adding the Japanese touch, these are some of the finest whiskies in the world.
YAMAZAKURA BLENDED 700 ML
Alcohol content: 40 % A fresh and fruity blended whisky from Japan, this is Yamazakura's no-age-statement release. This has notes of orchard fruit, salted caramel and vanilla.
HIBIKI HARMONY WHISKY 700ML
Alcohol content: 43% HIBIKI JAPANESE HARMONY Luminous. Delicate. A transparency that unveils complexity. Color: Amber. Nose: Rose, lychee, hint of rosemary, mature woodiness and sandalwood. Palate: honey-like sweetness, candied orange peel,...
Hakushu 12yo Single Malt 700ml
This whisky hails from the Japanese distillery of Hakushu set in a forest and was once twice the size with an east and west distillery on the site. A perennial...
NIKKA COFFEY GRAIN 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40% "Nikka operates two Coffey stills (named after its inventor Aeneas Coffey) within the Miyagikyo distillery for the elaboration of its grain whiskies. Imported from Scotland in 1963,...
SUNTORY SPECIAL RESERVE 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % Suntory Special Reserve is a blend of single malts from Yamazaki and Hakushu. Rich and fruity, this is hard to find outside of Japan.
YAMAZAKI DISTILLER RESERVE JAPANESE WHISKY 700ML
A fresh and fruity whisky from Yamazaki, full of red fruit and a touch of sherry cask. It's also got some mizunara (Japanese oak) matured whisky in the mix, which...
SUNTORY SPECIAL RESERVE
Suntory Special Reserve is a blend of single malts from Yamazaki and Hakushu. Rich and fruity, this is hard to find outside of Japan.
TOGUCHI KIWAMI 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % "Kiwami (meaning 'supreme') is a blended Japanese whisky from Chugoku Jozo who mature their whiskies in a 361 metre long tunnel rather than a warehouse....
TOGUCHI 12YO 700ml
Alcohol content : 40 % A 12 year old Japanese blended whisky, produced by Chugoku Jozo for the Togouchi range, who age their whiskies in a tunnel (makes a nice...
THE HAKUSHU SINGLE MALT WHISKY - DISTILLER’S RESERVE
Alcohol content: 43% From the Hakushu distillery in the foothills of Mount Kaikomagatake comes their Distiller's Reserve single malt whisky, a no-age-statement expression, that captures the smoky, herbaceous characteristics of...
SUNTORY OLD WHISKEY 700 ML
Alcohol content : 43 % Suntory Old is a popular release from Japan. First produced in the 1940s, it remained one of the most prestigious whiskies to come out of the...
SUNTORY KAKUBIN 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % "SUNTORY WHISKY Nicknamed 'Kakubin’ in Japan meaning 'square bottle’ – derived from the unique, design of the bottle. First developed in 1937, the flavour is continuously...
NIKKA BLENDED WHISKEY 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % The simply named Nikka Blended Whisky shows off the skills of the company's blenders more than any of their other bottlings. Packed full of fruit and...
MARS IWAI TRADITION JAPANESE WHISKY 750 ML
Alcohol Content: 40% Aged in a combination of ex Bourbon and ex Sherry Casks, as well as some fresh Mizunara casks, which give this whisky from the Mars Shinshu distillery a...
AKASHI MEISI 500 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % Translated to 'celebrity' in English, Meisei is a blended Japanese Whisky from Akashi White Oak. This Blended malt is said to be made with 45%...
AKASHI BLACK WHITE OAK 500 ML
Alcohol content: 40 % "A Japanese blended whisky that has been the subject of some controversy. The bottling for the home market in Japan is made with malt whisky and molasses...
Suntory Toki Japanese Blended Whisky 700ml 43%
A blended whisky from Suntory's three distilleries: Yamazaki, Hakushu and Chita. Toki has a different composition to another Suntory blend, Hibiki, as its main components are Hakashu single malt and Chita grain whisky. It should...
Kurayoshi 12YO Malt Whisky 700ml
The Kurayoshi 12yo Bottling Note This is the 12 year old Kurayoshi expression - a blended malt from the little-known Matsui Shuzou distillery in Japan Tottori Prefecture. These whiskies are...
SAPPORO HOKKAIDO SS 700ML
Sapporo Whisky SS is made by Sapporo Shuisei, although the liquid is rumoured to be imported from Scotland. A light and easy-drinking introduction to Japanese whisky.
Tokinoka Blended 500ml
A light, blended whisky from the Eigashima distillery in Akashi, Japan. Blended from 75% malt whisky and 25% grain whisky (which is quite a high proportion of malt for blends) this...
TOGUCHI BLENDED 700 ML
Alcohol content : 40 % Togouchi is a blended Japanese whisky from the producers Chugoku Jozo, who mature their whisky in a tunnel rather than a warehouse. The name comes...
SUNTORY TORYS CLASSIC 700 ML
Alcohol content : 37 % Suntory Torys Classic is a light and easy-drinking Japanese spirit. Due to being below 40% abv, this cannot be called a whisky in the EU, but...
SUNTORY CHITA 700 ML
Alcohol content : 43 % This single grain whisky was made with diverse unblended whisky brewing techniques and master craftsmanship developed over many years at the Chita Distillery in Aichi Prefecture....