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【Youtube Video #6】Yamazakura Blended Malt Japanese Whisky Sherry Wood Reserve Asaka

The sixth installment of the “Japanese Whisky Dictionary” Youtube video distribution! This time, we would like to introduce “Yamazakura Blended Malt Japanese Whisky Sherry Wood Reserve Asaka” from Asaka Distillery located in Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, operated by Sasanogawa Brewery, the oldest whisky distillery in Hokuriku. This time we would …

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Statistics on export value of whisky (2021)

The value of liquor exports in 2021 will beApprox. 114.7 billion yen (161.4% compared to the previous year) up, reaching a record high for the 10th consecutive year. Whiskey exports totaled approximately 46.2 billion yen (170.2% over the previous year), further outpacing sake (166.4% over the previous year). The difference …

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Statistics on the value of whisky exports (2019)

The value of alcoholic beverage exports in 2019 amounted to approximately 66 billion yen, reaching a record high for the eighth consecutive year. In particular, whisky and gin/vodka exports continued to grow at an unstoppable pace, with a significant increase over the previous year. 1. 2019 Alcoholic Beverage Export Value …

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Statistics on the value of whisky exports (2018)

In 2018, the value of alcoholic beverage exports reached approximately 61.8 billion yen, a record high for the seventh consecutive year. In particular, whisky is now recognized worldwide for its quality, and the export value of whisky surpassed that of beer in 2015, taking second place to sake. 1. 2018 …

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[High price 10,000 yen or more] 10 recommended Japanese whiskies

Japanese whisky has become popular worldwide over the past few years. The production of old famous whiskies such as “Yamazaki” “Hakushu” “Hibiki” “Taketsuru” “Yoichi” and “Miyagikyo” has drastically decreased due to a shortage of original sake, and they are now being distributed in Japan at a higher price than the …

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