The venue, Hana Sake Bar, is a small sized sake bar located in the heart of Osaka. You'll learn all about sake from a professional sake sommelier who has been chosen as sake expert for a government-run cultural exchange program. This course is designed for all international people interested in learning about sake. The knowledge you'll obtain includes sake's history, current situation of its industry, how to do "kikizake", proper or professional way of tasting sake, sake classifications, its ingredients, how to make it, and more. You will be tasting six different sake in total, two by two, which will be accompanied with small Japanese dishes or snacks for food pairing. At the end, you'll take a fun sake quiz. It is an interactive, informative, and enjoyable one hour session, which will grow your interest or passion for sake even bigger.
I am a certified sake sommelier(SSI) and have been hosting sake tasting and learning experience for foreign visitors for over 6 years. My passion has been especially on sake and the recent international sake movement, and I'd love to share my sake knowledge with people, especially from overseas. *Manager of Hana Sake Bar, an int'l sake bar, in Osaka *Worked for a sake brewery as a project manager *Joined a government-run cultural exchange program(Walk in US, Talk on Japan) in 2017 and also 2018 as sake expert *Lived in US in the late 90s for college *Former international guesthouse owner
Small dishes or snacks to pair with sake. Let us know in advance if you are a vegetarian or vegan.
6 different sake. Served two by two and the last pair will be a warm sake experience trying the same sake at different temp.
Materials to learn about sake
후기 페이지 탐색 섹션
After taking this session, you will be knowledgeable enough to search your favorite sake, buy what you want and tell your friends about sake.
예약 가능 여부
만 20세 이상의 게스트 최대 6명 참여 가능
이 체험은 주류를 포함합니다. 법적 음주 가능 나이에 해당하는 게스트에게만 주류가 제공됩니다.
Legal age for drinking in Japan is 20. Regular schedule is from 17:00 to 18:00, and the bar will be open from 18:00. A group of 8 or more people may ask us for special arrangement.
60분 만에 마스터하는 사케의 기본