Press Release

【San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021】 Kurayoshi 18 Years awarded “Best Japanese Whisky”

On May 7th, the results of San Francisco World Spirits Competition 2021 were announced.


“Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi 18 Years”

Awarded: Double Gold

Best Japanese Whisky


Products awarded GOLD

・Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi

・Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi Sherry Cask

・Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi 8 Years

・Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi Years

・Blended Whisky Tottori

・Matsui Brandy Umeshu

・Matsui Whisky Umeshu


The SFWSC is an annual spirits competition and this year had a total of over 3500 entries. Out of the many entries, we are honored that “Pure Malt Whisky Kurayoshi 18 Years” and other products were recognized.

We thank you for your continued support.

We will continue to produce high-quality liquors and provide happiness through them.