Japan's newest distillery, Komoro Whisky in Karuizawa, opened in June to global buzz in the whisky world and hometown anticipation. Here's why.
Japanese whisky is being auctioned at record-breaking prices. Companies scramble to keep up with soaring demand as Japan celebrates 100 years of whisky making.
Japanese whisky has become highly coveted among connoisseurs as well as investment buyers. Its popularity has even led to a shortage of raw whisky in Japan.