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[Review] Single Malt Shizuoka 4 Years for CLAUDE WHISKY

The Gaiaflow Shizuoka Distillery began producing whisky in October 2016. Applications for the 2017 private casks began in December, shortly after operations began. The first private cask as Shizuoka Distillery, distilled – aged in 2017, is now available for sale as private bottles from various liquor stores from spring 2021 …

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YOIYO 5th release! Lotte x Shizuoka Distillery

Lotte has released the fifth product of “YOIYO,” a Japanese craft sake chocolate sold by Lotte. After Mars and Atsugishi, the next one is Gaiaflow Shizuoka Distillery. The single cask whiskey distilled in the “W” wood-fired distiller is matured for three and a half years, and is then encapsulated in …

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[Review] Gaia Flow Whiskey Blended M

In February 2022, the Shizuoka Distillery’s first blended whiskey, Gaia Flow Whiskey Blended M, was released. The number of units sold The first shipment was 5,555 bottles. Of which 100 bottles were sold by lottery for the first time. but they will be sold regularly throughout the year as a …

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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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Review: Single Malt Whisky Shizuoka Contact S

On November 27, 2021, the third Single Malt Whisky Shizuoka Contact S was released. The number of bottles to be sold is 5,000 and the suggested retail price is 8,943 yen (including tax), the same as Prologue K and Prologue W. The price is relatively affordable compared to other Japanese …

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