Japanese Whiskey Review: Akkeshi Sarorunkamuy (厚岸蒸溜所 サロルンカムイ)

Akkeshi Distillery is a new Japanese distillery founded in Hokkaido in 2013 which started production in 2016. It is unique in Japan, in a few interesting ways:

  • It has been situated to emulate the local climate of Islay as closely as possible