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Kirin to Bolster Whiskey Production in Japan

Kirin to Bolster Whiskey Production in Japan

   Tokyo, Feb. 7 (Jiji Press)--Kirin Co. said Thursday it will beef up whiskey production in Japan to address its short supply amid the popularity of highball, or whiskey mixed with soda.
   An affiliated whiskey maker in the central prefecture of Shizuoka will invest some 8 billion yen to double the production capacity of unblended whiskey and increase the capability to house whiskey barrels by 20 pct. The expanded production will start in June 2021.

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