Good News: More Distilleries Re-open

Sakurao 18 months
Sakurao 18-month lightly peated

More distilleries are about to open for tours: Chichibu, Sakurao in Hiroshima, and Saburomaru (Wakatsuru) in Toyama.

Rascal and Thorn X Japan Whisky Tours
In Chichibu with Ichiro Akuto

We will hold a tour of the distillery and bars in Chichibu on Sunday 28th June. Please contact us for details by Facebook or email (

In August we will hold an extensive tour of Japan, including trips to Saburomaru and Sakurao.

Wakatsuru Brenders Trial 2017
Saburomaru Wakatsuru Blender’s Trial (2017)



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s