One of the best Asian whiskies in the world, and possibly one of the best overall. Most people around the globe haven’t experienced this whisky as it hasn’t yet been distributed much outside of Japan. The whisky is quite remarkable, definitely worthy of a place at your next tasting or special event! About Toa Shuzo Toashuzo started the business in 1625, as a sake producer in Chichibu City. In 1941 the company moved to Hanyu city where its office is located today. They have been making liquors for more than three centuries.