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Shizuoka Distillery begins all-Shizuoka whisky production

Shizuoka Distillery begins all-Shizuoka whisky production

The Shizuoka Distillery recently posted details of their all-Shizuoka whisky on their blog, giving us more insight into what’s going on behind the scenes at one of Japan’s newest craft whisky distilleries. Up until now, Japanese whisky has generally used imported ingredients, though the actual […]

Shizuoka Distillery opening for public tours

Shizuoka Distillery opening for public tours

Shizuoka Distillery owner Gaiaflow today announced that the distillery will finally be open to the public for tours beginning on December 5, 2018. It’s roughly 2 hours away from Tokyo, making this the first Japanese craft whisky distillery open to the public that’s doable as […]

Shizuoka Distillery Private Cask 2018 coming soon

Shizuoka Distillery Private Cask 2018 coming soon

Reservations for next year’s private casks at the Shizuoka Distillery are opening up soon. Beginning at 12PM JST on December 12, you can make your reservation via Whisky Port. Casks are priced as below: Barrel (195L): 1,188,000 yen for peated, 1,080,000 yen for non-peated. Max […]

Japanese Whisky Distilleries to Watch 2018-19: Shizuoka Distillery, Akkeshi Distillery

Japanese Whisky Distilleries to Watch 2018-19: Shizuoka Distillery, Akkeshi Distillery

Chances are you’ve stumbled upon this article because you like Japanese whisky. And that’s probably because of Suntory or Nikka.¬†You’re the person that’s spent just a little bit too much on that bottle of Yoichi 12, because it’s too damn good to pass up. You’re […]

Shizuoka Distillery Premium Bottle Selection reservations open Oct 12, 12PM JST

Shizuoka Distillery Premium Bottle Selection reservations open Oct 12, 12PM JST

Craft whisky distillery news keeps rolling in this week! Next up is the Shizuoka Distillery, who has posted on their blog that they’ll be opening up reservations of their “Premium Bottle Selection” subscription program from October 12 at 12PM JST. How does the Premium Bottle […]