Many people are unaware that Japan is the second largest producer of single malt whisky in the world after Scotland.
Home to rich natural resources and a long history of distillation expertise, Japan has all the right elements for producing world class whiskies.
Global recognition of Japanese whisky has been growing rapidly. Japanese whiskies are frequently winning highly coveted awards, such as the ‘World’s Best Single Malt Whisky’ and the ‘World’s Best Blended Whisky’.
JapaneseWhisky.net provides a wealth of information on the incredible whiskies of Japan.
For a brief introduction to Japanese whisky, check out the About section.
Information on the whisky distilleries of Japan, past and present, can be found in the Distilleries section.
To purchase Japanese whiskies, please visit our Shop.
There are some simple techniques that can be employed to enhance your appreciation of Japanese whiskies. To learn more about tasting and evaluating whisky, see our Whisky Tasting Tips.
News articles on Japanese whiskies can be found in the News section.
Photographs of Japanese whisky distilleries can be found in the Photos section.
Links to interesting whisky related websites can be found in the Links section.
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