Aged for a minimum of twelve years, this whisky earned the Double Gold Medal at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition in 2013.
Yamazaki is the pioneer of single malt Japanese whiskey, born in Japan's first and oldest malt distillery. Established i 1923 by Suntory's founder Shinjiro Torii, the Yamazaki Distillery is the birthplace of Japanese whiskey. Nested proudly on the periphery of Kyoto, in a region formerly known as " Minaseno," Yamazaki is renowned for its soft waters. this incomparable quality, combined with Yamazaki unique misty climate of varying temperature and humidity, provides the ideal conditions for making whiskey. Here, its artisans pursues their founder's legacy through the art of "Tsukuriwake" the diversity in the making. Diverse fermentation, distillation and maturation techniques create the blending opportunities that are essential to achieving the signature subtle, refined and complex taste that is the Yamazaki Single Malt Japanese Whiskey.