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Suntory World Whisky Ao coming on April 16, 2019

Suntory World Whisky Ao coming on April 16, 2019

The new brand of whisky by Suntory is called Suntory World Whisky Ao. As you may have guessed from the name it’s a blend of whiskies from the world’s five big whisky regions: Scotland, Ireland, USA, Canada, and Japan. They have not told us exactly […]

2019 Year of the Boar bottles of Suntory Whisky Royal, Suntory Old Whisky

2019 Year of the Boar bottles of Suntory Whisky Royal, Suntory Old Whisky

Suntory is back with their annual Zodiac bottlings, and 2019 is the Year of the Boar. 2018’s Year of the Dog bottles were really popular, at least according to the pageviews on this site! The Suntory Whisky Royal is a ceramic boar, 600ml at 43% […]

Suntory Haku Vodka is now official, and available in the US

Suntory Haku Vodka is now official, and available in the US

Though we’ve already known about it for nearly half a year now, Beam Suntory has officially announced the US release of Haku Vodka. A 750ml bottle will go for $27.99 according to Kyodo News, putting it around the same US price point of Suntory’s Roku […]

Suntory and Karimoku team up for K Chair, made from whisky casks

Suntory and Karimoku team up for K Chair, made from whisky casks

Suntory and furniture maker Karimoku have teamed up to sell a version of the K Chair made from whisky casks. Slated to be released on September 28, each chair uses plenty of cask wood: 4 casks in the armrests alone, according to Karimoku. They have […]

Suntory All-Free All-Time: clear non-alcoholic beer coming soon

Suntory All-Free All-Time: clear non-alcoholic beer coming soon

Here at nomunication.jp we don’t mention beer very often, let alone non-alcoholic beer, but Suntory Beer’s latest announcement is actually fairly exciting: they have a completely clear non-alcohol beer coming out on June 19. It’s called “All-Free All-Time” and as the name indicates, Suntory wants […]

It’s official: Hakushu 12 and Hibiki 17 are being halted

It’s official: Hakushu 12 and Hibiki 17 are being halted

The day that absolutely nobody was waiting for is here: Nikkei brings word¬†(paywall) that Suntory will indeed officially be halting sales of Hakushu 12 and Hibiki 17 this year. Hakushu 12 is expected to be suspended from June, and Hibiki 17 from September. This confirms […]

Suntory Hakushu Distillery

Suntory Hakushu Distillery

Suntory’s Hakushu Distillery is an easy day trip from Tokyo. In celebration of Hakushu 25¬†being named the World’s Best Single Malt Whisky at WWA2018, this past weekend I paid the distillery another much-overdo visit. About the Hakushu Distillery In 1973, the 50th anniversary of the […]

There might not be a Yamazaki Limited Edition 2018

There might not be a Yamazaki Limited Edition 2018

I’m sad to report that there might not be a Yamazaki Limited Edition 2018. Suntory has announced their Western liquor summer gift collection for 2018. Notably missing from the collection: Yamazaki Limited Edition 2018. Why is that significant? Since at least 2014, the first year […]

“Kohaku no Yume” TV drama to be based on the life of Suntory’s founder, Shinjiro Torii. Airs fall 2018!

“Kohaku no Yume” TV drama to be based on the life of Suntory’s founder, Shinjiro Torii. Airs fall 2018!

TV Tokyo has announced that this fall they’ll begin airing a drama named Kohaku no Yume, or “Amber Dream,” based on the life of Suntory founder Shinjiro Torii. The new show is a dramatization of a novel of the same name by best-selling Zainichi author […]

Review: Suntory The Cocktail Bar Professional Gin & Tonic, Moscow Mule

Review: Suntory The Cocktail Bar Professional Gin & Tonic, Moscow Mule

Two of Suntory’s latest RTDs, The Cocktail Bar Professional Gin & Tonic and The Cocktail Bar Professional Moscow Mule were just released on April 3rd. New, affordable, and two cocktails I drink at bars. Sure, why not? Before that though let’s just take a look […]