Tag Archives: SUntory Yamazaki

Hibiki Japanese Harmony Tasting Notes Review

It shocked the world when Jim Murray, author of The Whisky Bible, named The Yamazaki Single Malt Sherry Cask 2013 as the best whisky in the world. It was the first time, in the 12 year run of The Whisky … Continue reading

Posted in Tasting Notes | Tagged , , | 10 Comments

Upcoming Scotch Whisky Night (March 2011)

Tonight, my friends and I are going to have one of our much anticipated “scotch nights,” where we each bring a bottle to share with the group. I’ve long had my eye on the Suntory Yamazaki (by the way, best … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Japanese Whisky

Much like how Champagne is sparkling white wine from Champagne, France, scotch is whisky produced in Scotland. When it’s produced anywhere else, it’s known as whisky (or whiskey in the United States). Since whisky is distilled fermented mash (like beer) … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , | Leave a comment

World's Most Expensive Whiskies

In mid-2006, Forbes listed the world’s most expensive whiskies with the top bottle netting $38,000. That’s right, a single bottle of the stuff at the top of the list costs more than most of the cars on the road today. … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments