Currently, several new distilleries in Japan are officially recruiting cask owners, and it is possible to become a whisky cask owner, or so-called “cask owner,” even if you are not related to liquor stores or restaurants. In Scotland, there is a similar service that allows the general public to purchase …Read More »
[Until December 10, 2022] Asaka Distillery: Calling for barrel owners!
The Sasanokawa Brewery, Asaka Distillery, and the online store Fukushimaya Shoten have been working on a whisky barrel owner system for the past five years. From 2022, the sixth year of the program, Sasanokawa Brewery and Azumi Distillery will take over the program and continue it as the new “Asaka …Read More »
Hida Takayama Distillery starts crowdfunding
Crowdfunding for the Hida Takayama Distillery, currently under construction in Takayama City, Gifu Prefecture, has begun. The crowdfunding started at 11:00 on March 25, 2022, and has made an impressive rocket start, having already succeeded in raising 26,532,000 yen, or 1326% of the target amount of 2,000,000 yen, as of …Read More »