SASANOKAWA SHUZO

Distillery
Founded in 1765
Sasanokawa is based in Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture, which is inland from the main tsunami-affected areas, and about 40 miles from the Fukushima No.1 nuclear plant. The distillery was founded in 1765, but Whisky production started in 1946.

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Distillery Details

  • Country
    Japan
  • Established
    1765
  • Owner
    Sasanogawa Shuzo Co. Ltd
  • Type
    Single malt
  • Visitor center
    No
  • Status
    Active
  • Address
    Koriyama City, Fukushima Prefecture
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The premises of Sasanokawa suffered a tsunami on March 11th.

Sasanokawa Whiskies are considered "Ji-Whiskies."
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