Sake Tasting in Takayama

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Hida Region

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from$27.47
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Tour description provided by Viator

This is a sake tasting activity for international travelers in English. You can learn what the difference is between different types of sake, how to make sake and how to pair food with sake. Through this activity, you will understand the basics of sake and be able to choose your favorite sake after joining the activity. The sake tasting is held in Kanoya restaurant, a cozy Japanese restaurant.
This is a beginner class for those who want to enjoy and understand sake.  In this class, you can learn how sake is made, learn what the difference is between different kinds of sakes and find out how to choose the appropriate sake for you and your taste. This activity is not only sake tasting, but also other lectures about Japanese culture, history and tradition and how it is deeply connected to sake.After you finish this class, you can choose your favorite sake and food pairing with sake. By the end of the class, you will love drinking sake!There are a lot of sake brewery in Hida Takayama area but these sake brewery usually don’t offer English explanation on sake for international taveller. We want them to know how good is sake and there are so many different kinds of sake in Japan. We hope you will enjoy drinking sake in your home country bringing back what you learn sake in Takayama.

What’s included

  • Knowledgeable. English-speaking guide
  • Sake tasting (6 different kinds of sake)
  • 3 small local dishes for food pairing

What’s not included

  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drink, unless specified

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Small-group tour
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