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• How Japanese Single Malts Surpassed Scotland’s Finest

How Japanese Single Malts Surpassed Scotland’s Finest

My first sip of a great Japanese single-malt whisky was back in 2004, when the 18-year-old Yamazaki was first introduced into the U.S. I found its suave smoothness and elegance as sleek as a new Lexus. It had the familiar spicy, caramel-and-honey notes of a luxury single malt from Scotland but with its own exotic […]