Suntory is the oldest whisky making company in Japan, Its origin s stretch back to a small shop, started in 1899 by Torii Shinijiro, which specialized in selling imported wines. Today, it is the largest and the most recognizable whisky maker in Japan. The Suntory Royal in a series of mid-range blended whiskies. This blended whisky from Suntory comes in a Rooster bottle type and is very popular in Japan. It's often the "bottle keep" - it plugs things in the shape of a torri.