Visit the Washinoo Sake Brewery and See a “Tamawari” (Adding Water to Sake) Demonstration(Washinoo Co., Ltd.)

Washinoo sake brewer: Brewery visit and tasting Plus optional “tamawari” demonstration

Visit the Washinoo Sake Brewery and See a “Tamawari” (Adding Water to Sake) Demonstration
※ Washinoo is a sake brewery in Hachimantai founded in 1829.Sake made with pristine underground water from Mt. Iwate is intended to be enjoyed with local foods, and it is produced in limited quantity. You can drink this sake only by going to Iwate! This tour will visit a sake brewery and its main building that have existed since Washinoo’s founding.
■ Visit a brewery (between January and March, you can see the sake making process; in the other months, you’ll watch a video at the main building built during the Edo period)Drink and compare several sake, each of which has a different character (sampling)
■ Tamawari demonstration (the final stage of sake production)(Warimizu is the process of adding water to genshu, or undiluted sake. It is a critical step that determines the taste of the sake.)
Address
岩手県八幡平市大更第22地割158番地
Telephone Number
0195-76-3211
Opening Times
Demonstrations by reservation only: 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Prices
Brewery Tour:
¥3,000/person
(includes fixed-amount sampling fee)

Tamawari Demonstration:
+¥2,000/person
Duration
About 1 hour
Notes
Minimum participants: 1

English

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