There is a photo of the Suntory Yamazaki Distillery (in Shimahonmachi, Osaka Prefecture) when it was completed 100 years ago. Among the facilities lined up at the foot of Mt. Tennozan, the tall chimney and unique silhouette of the malt drying tower catch the eye.

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