When thinking of whisky, our minds go to very specific regions. Kentucky and Tennessee if you like it strong and woody. Scotland and Ireland if you’re refined. But these days Japanese whisky is making a play for dominance. And it's a great thing if you like to drink whisky.
This didn't evolve over night and given the meticulousness and perfectionism they put into making Sake, Japanese distillers have become some of the most accomplished in the world. Click here for a quick tutorial and list of which brands you should be drinking.