ARDBEG SPACE EVENT
- THE FIRST WHISKY IN SPACE -
National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation
ARDBERG SPACE EVENT was held at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation. ARDBERG is the first whisky in space. It was matured in a whisky barrel in zero gravity at the International Space Station and returned to Earth in 2014.
The success of the Islay malt whisky traveling to space and back was celebrated in 10 major cities throughout the world and the very first event was held in Tokyo. The Chief Distiller, Dr. Bill Lumsden, introduced the single Islay malt whisky at the event.