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Ichiro Akuto: Japanese Whisky’s Rock Star

October 10, 2015 – As a rule, Japanese whisky makers tend to blend into the crowd at whisky festivals. For instance, Nikka chief blender Tadashi...
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1960 Karuizawa Sets Japanese Whisky Auction Record at Bonhams

August 28, 2015 – A 1960 Karuizawa Japanese single malt whisky has set what’s being claimed as the highest price ever paid at auction for ...
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Ichiro’s Royal Flush Leads Bonhams Bidding in Hong Kong

May 29, 2015 – A royal flush beats every other hand in poker, and a royal spade flush of Ichiro’s Malts beat all of the other lots in bidd...
Japanese Whiskies Dominate Bonhams Hong Kong Auction20140816133340

Japanese Whiskies Dominate Bonhams Hong Kong Auction

August 16, 2014 – While one of the usual suspects led the overall bidding at Bonhams in Hong Kong during Friday’s auction of rare whiskies...
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