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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
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
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
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
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
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
...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
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.
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
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