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Hibiki Blender’s Choice coming September 4. RIP Hibiki 17?

Though not yet announced to the general public, word has gotten out via a wholesaler seminar put on by Suntory ...
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/ hibiki, News, Product Releases, suntory, whisky

Happy Chinese New Year from Nomunication!

2018 is the Year of the Dog! Best wishes from me and my sleepy dog! ...
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World Whiskies Awards 2018, Japan Round 1 & 2 results

Whisky Magazine Japan has announced results of the Japan round of the World Whiskies Awards 2018. Round 2 winners will ...
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/ News, world whiskies

Chuhai Watch: Honeydew Hyoketsu, Pineapple Kokushibori, and more!

More fruity flavors coming around when spring gets kicked off here in Japan! Kirin is bringing a Hokkaido-only flavor of ...
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Sakurao Gin comes out on March 5, 2018

Late last year we talked about Chugoku Jozo's first foray into distillation of spirits at the newly opened Sakurao Distillery. It ...
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/ gin, oyster, Product Releases, sakura, sakurao

Suntory’s The Cocktail Bar Professional Gin & Tonic, Moscow Mule RTDs

Suntory is bringing some RTDs out on April 3rd that should appeal to the barely more discerning combini drinker. The ...
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/ G&T, moscow mule, Product Releases, roku, suntory

Beam Suntory partners with Alibaba for official Tmall webstore

Nikkei Asian Review brings news that Beam Suntory has launched a China/Hong Kong/Macau/Taiwan-facing webstore on in partnership with Alibaba ...
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/ china, News, suntory, webstore

Single Malt Komagatake Double Cellars Bottled in 2018

Hombo Shuzo's first Mars Whisky release of 2018 will be Single Malt Komagatake Double Cellars Bottled in 2018. The "Double ...
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/ komagatake, mars, Product Releases, whisky

Picture Report: Chivas Gold Signature Awards 2018

Chivas Regal sponsors a yearly award ceremony here in Japan called the "Chivas Gold Signature Awards" for people that have ...
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Final Fantasy Whisky commemorates 30 years of the series

Chocobos! Airships! Bahamut! Cactuar! And now you can apparently add Final Fantasy whisky to that list. Square Enix has teamed ...
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