Suntory is the oldest whisky making company in Japan. Its origins stretch back to a small shop, started in 1899 by Torii Shinjiro, which specialized in selling imported wines. Today, it is the country’s largest and most recognizable producer of quality whisky. This 12 year old Yamazaki was introduced to the market in 1984 and was the first seriously marketed Japanese single malt whisky. By now, it is an internationally coveted whisky, winning award after award, and having been named by Jim Murray as being the best whisky in the world. You know you have quality when you have Yamazaki.
Yamazaki 12 Year Old
This 2013 release of Yamazaki no-age statement single malt Japanese whisky has been matured solely in sherry casks, and released as part of their annual Cask Collection range. The whisky, from Japan’s oldest distillery, is imbued with intense, fruity aromas and a stunning deep bronze hue. Named World Whisky of the Year (i.e. best whisky in the world) by Jim Murray in the 2015 Whisky Bible: “If anyone wants to find out roughly what the first Macallan-10-year-old I had in 1975 tasted like, then grab a bottle of this…” Please allow up to 28 days delivery time for this item. Please note that the delivery of this bottle may take up to 15 working days.