The Suntory Royal Blend was released for Suntorys 60th anniversary and the last blend created by company founder Shinjiro Tori, with the bottle designed to resemble the Kanji for Tori, a traditional container for Sake.
- Country: Japan
- Region: -
- ABV: 43%
- Cask: Ex-Bourbon, Sherry & Mizunara
The Suntory Royal blend was created by Shinjiro Torii to mark the 60th anniversary of the founding of Suntory.
The whisky itself has gone through multiple iterations as newer distilleries have opened but was initially a blend of Yamazaki and grain whisky from their Osaka factory, which was swapped for grain in 1997 to their Uiski distillery and is now a blend of Yamazaki, Hakushu and The Chita whiskies.