Whisky lovers may hit the rocks as Japanese producer runs dry

Suntory to stop selling two lines, including the Hibiki 17-year-old blend drunk by Bill Murray in Lost in Translation

Whisky lovers around the world will have to go without some of their favourite tipples after a major producer in Japan announced it was suspending sales of two prestigious whiskies amid surging demand.

Suntory will stop selling its Hakushu 12-year-old single malt next month, according to IT Media, with sales of its Hibiki 17-year-old blend reportedly ending in September.

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Source: theguardian
Whisky lovers may hit the rocks as Japanese producer runs dry