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Takayama Sake Tasting

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2 weeks ago
“Great introduction to sake.”
18 Jul 2018
“Great experience ”
We offer wonderfull sake tasting time for international traveller in English. You can taste 6 different kinds of sakes, which are breuwed in Hida Takayama area, during the activity. You can enjoy not only tasting but also learning Japanese culture...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1-5 Hachikenmachi | Meeting Place: Jinya, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
+81 80-5297-9570
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first experience of tasting sake and it was a great introduction to sake and its many types and tastes. Throughout the evening we learned about how sake is made and the history of sake making in Japan. We found out about how...More

Thank Kevina C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sure like most people we arrived with very little knowledge of sake. Shingo very quickly made us feel relaxed and welcome. His knowledge of the history and production of sake was very impressive. After an hour and a half of light hearted but informative...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

It’s the perfect way to get to know the different kind of sake, we used to drink sake but didn’t know the difference and how many types of them were, but know we know how to chose are favorito ones plus we had a really...More

Thank josecarlosr520
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Before this tasting, we had only had 'nihon-syu' once before. This course was the perfect introduction. And apparently... we now know more about sake than 60% of the Japanese population! Shingo, the host, is great - informative, friendly and fun, and he speaks very good...More

Thank James T
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Our guide enriched the whole experience. In addition to being very knowledgeable about the history and process of making various types of Sake, he encouraged questions in a very relaxing way. All five involved in this tasting became very active in observations and other interactions....More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 8 May 2018

...not just about sake, but about Japanese culture. The tasting is very well organized and professionally done, you get to taste a lot of sake and learn what you should order during the remainder of your stay in Japan. Highly recommend staying after for the...More

1  Thank WafflesKB
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Shingo-san was very knowledgeable and confident of this teaching session. Details are on point, and the lesson builds up perfectly. The different sake got me tipsy afterwards, but totally worth it! Highly recommended activity in Takayama. Kampai!

Thank justinea207
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Most Americans have tried sake sometime in their lifetime, mostly at a sushi restaurant without giving a second thought of what it's made from or is origin. Well this tasting tour explains everything you need to know about sake. Our host Shingo was very knowledgeable...More

1  Thank David J
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Hi I have booked this tour and email did not come. I can find no way to get to company to get email with booking confirmation resent Linda Mackin

3  Thank Linda58Perth
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Our host Shingo was very knowledgeable and presented the tasting in a fun and entertaining way. Our experience with Sake prior to this was minimal and this was a great way to really appreciate the different types available and expel a lot of the myths...More

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