Mars (Hombo Shuzo)

[Review] Single cask TSUNUKI 2021 Sherry Hogshead & Bourbon barrel

It was released as a “Tsunuki Distillery 2021 Limited Edition Bottle”. Originally, this bottle was to be unveiled at the “Tsunuki Distillery Festival 2021” scheduled to be held in November 2021. This is the fifth limited edition bottle. This is the first single cask bottle that uses raw material distilled …

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[Review] Mars Whisky Dakekanba Brandy Cask Finish

In October 2019, Kokubu Hokkaido Co., Ltd. and Hombo Shuzo Co., Ltd. jointly developed the “Dakekanba” brand, which is sold only in Hokkaido. It is a 100% malt whiskey made by carefully selecting multiple malts to suit the tastes of Hokkai Hokkaido residents. The contents of the original whisky have not …

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[Review] Single Malt Komagatake 2021 Edition

The Komagatake Limited Edition has been released every year since 2018. This time, the number of limited edition is 50,000 bottles, which is very large and may be relatively easy to obtain. Maybe that’s why the word “limited” (limited, special, slight) is gone for this one, and the product is …

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[Review] “COSMO” MANZANILLA CASK FINISH Bottled in 2021

Cosmo Manzanilla Cask Finish was released in 2019 under the same name, and the product description and alcohol content on the official website are exactly the same. Manzanilla is a dry white wine made from Palomino grapes, and Manzanilla is the lightest and driest of all sherry wines. It can be …

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[Review]TEAM MARS DOUBLE INDIVIDUALS

This is a whisky named after the powerful playing style of two female professional golfers under the Mars brand contract, Sayuri Takashima and Rino Kotake, and Scotland, which is said to be the birthplace of golf. It seems to be a blended malt whisky made by blending “malt distilled in …

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[Review] Mars Malt Le Papillon Monk Swallowtail

The Mars Malt Le Papillon series expresses the beauty of Japan’s seasonal climate and natural environment, which forms the maturing environment for whisky, with a motif of butterflies that live in Japan. This is the eleventh in the series, and the first in the series to use Malt raw materials …

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[Review] Mars Whisky Malt Duo Komagatake x Chichibu 2021

This is a blended malt whisky made by exchanging raw materials from Shinshu Mars Distillery and Chichibu Distillery. This is the first initiative of its kind in the Japanese whisky industry. Honbo Shuzo has announced information on the release of the new product at the end of April 2021. Japanese …

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 【Review】The Lucky Cat Choco

The Lucky Cat is a series of blended whiskies created using the blending techniques of Mars Whisky, with a motif of unique cats. The Lucky Cat series was launched six years ago in honor of the cat-loving president of Honbo Shuzo. The Lucky Cat Choco, the sixth in the series, …

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