Two Suntory whisky distilleries now give totally free on the internet tours

With Japan extending its next point out of unexpected emergency, it’ll be a though until eventually we can devote an night out at bars again. Having said that, whisky fans can now take a digital tour of two of Suntory’s Japanese distilleries and even participate in digital whisky tastings.

Photograph: Suntory

Even with both Yamazaki Distillery and Hakushu Distillery remaining closed to visitors for the time remaining, they are gearing up to launch new confined-version whiskies in May and provide again enthusiast preferred Hakushu 12 Calendar year this March. To support tide you over, Suntory is now giving a cost-free virtual tour of the distillery museums where by you will get to see the history and system behind Japan’s beloved whiskies from the consolation of your individual home. Descriptions and audio clips are attached to particular areas, but they’re only available in Japanese.

Suntory online tour
Image: Suntory

For people living in Japan, you may want to look at the compensated 60-moment guided stay tour, which will be out there from February 6. Unfortunately it’s executed only in Japanese for now, but if you converse the language, you can interact and question issues of the tour guidebook, just like you are browsing in human being. 

There are a total of 100 spots out there per session and excursions are anticipated to run largely on weekends. The cost of ¥3,000 also involves a whisky tasting deal that will be posted to you, to appreciate all through the digital tour. E book a spot on the web-site early so you really do not skip out.


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