About dekantā

dekantā offers the world’s largest online selection of authentic Japanese spirits and, since the opening of its online store in 2015, has delivered to 127 countries across every continent in the world. A family owned and run business, dekantā’s founders have been selling collectibles since 1985 and specialize in rare, collectible, and new release single malt Japanese whisky. dekantā offers worldwide delivery on an extensive range of Japanese single malt whisky, Japanese grain whisky and Japanese blended whisky, in addition to Scottish whisky released for the Japanese market only.

Contact Info

For press inquiries, please contact:
Miriam Rune
Email: press@dekanta.com

Press Library

dekantā has a library of press assets available for journalists to use at https://dekanta.com/press-library/.


  • A ballot for dekantā’s Karuizawa The Cities of Japan 35 Year Old Sherry Cask collection, showcasing bottle designs inspired by Japan’s most iconic cities with rare Japanese whisky of the silent distillery, closes Wednesday 7 February at midnight (GMT). January 31, 2018 Authentic Japanese spirits retailer dekantā have just announced the opening of their ballot to […]

  • Japanese whisky fans worldwide can order these limited release, creative new whiskies from Yamazaki, Hakushu and Chita, otherwise only available in Japan, through dekantā.com. January 16, 2018Due for release on 27 February 2018, The Essence of Suntory collection includes three brand new expressions from the Japanese whisky giant, now available for worldwide delivery from Japanese […]

  • Marking a milestone in Japanese spirits history, authentic Japanese spirits retailer dekantā has introduced five Japanese gins available for shipping worldwide, offering fans a taste of these products before they’re released internationally. July 5, 2017 Now established as a whisky industry world leader, Japan is set to emulate the success of Japanese whisky with its innovative […]

  • dekantā, the leading online store for high end Japanese spirits will host a week-long event, starting Saturday 27 May, to mark two years since its founding by Japanese entrepreneur Makiyo Masa. May 25, 2017The anniversary week invites customers, partners and friends to celebrate a second year of success for dekantā and the continued allure of […]

  • dekantā offers Japanese whisky fans the chance to be the first tasters of Yamazaki’s highly anticipated limited edition bottle. May 11, 2017Shoppers at dekantā will be among the first to sample Suntory’s Yamazaki Limited Edition release for 2017, as the world’s largest e-commerce retailer for high end Japanese spirits is the only online store offering […]


  • PUNCH   •  

    "Japanese gin”: for contemporary American bartenders, a more pure phrasal catnip couldn’t be engineered in a lab. It combines the world’s most mixable spirit with the most obsession-inspiring cocktail culture.

  • Robb Report   •  

    Japan’s top distilleries are adding gin into their mix of spirits offerings. They’re currently available through Japanese spirits specialist Dekantā, with wider release coming later this year.

  • Forbes   •  

    Japan is just starting to get into the gin game, and the results are already promising. Here's a selection of the very few examples just now showing up outside Japan. All are available for purchase or pre-order at Dekanta. (If you're feeling adventurous, try it in the oyuwari style which is equal parts hot water and gin to create a sake-like flavor.)

  • The Financial Times - How To Spend It   •  

    Japan’s oldest commercial whisky distillery will make only its fourth limited edition release on June 10, when the Yamazaki 2017 launches through online Japanese whisky specialists Dekantā.

  • The Spirits Business   •  

    The Essence of Suntory Whisky collection, quantities of which are limited, will go on sale in Japan next month and are now available for international pre-orders from Dekantā.