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'Enjoy Japanese Sake'

This shop sells different type of Japanese sake and not a museum. Different types of sake provide... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
yfylou
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
A side trip from Nijo market

The museum is quite close to Nijo market. As it is only the museum for the winery only, the wines... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2016
David L
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Sydney, Australia
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22 Jul 2018
“Sake Museum”
28 Mar 2018
“Not actually a museum”
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5-1 3johigashi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0053, Hokkaido
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

We expect more like the normal brewery but apparently is way too commercialised, the staff will not assist to your need as they don't even understand simple English after trying hard we give out on asking them for assistance and help myself in the exploring...More

Thank William W
Reviewed 28 March 2018

The sake 'exhibit' is a few pictures and models on a wall. Most of the place is actually a shop selling many different varieties for sake. Good to go to buy sake, give it a miss if you are actually interested in sake history and...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We were quite surprised that this place is called a sake museum. There were mostly displays of Sake on sale. The only thing of interest was the video on how sake was made. The two staff were unfriendly and preferred to talk to each other...More

Thank MayL2012
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This shop sells different type of Japanese sake and not a museum. Different types of sake provide a variety of pleasures and tastes whether they are flavorful, light and smooth, rich or aged. Drinking Japanese sake can be enjoyed either warm, chilled or at room...More

1  Thank yfylou
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The museum is quite close to Nijo market. As it is only the museum for the winery only, the wines on display are quite limited. There were some information on sake in Japanese which is a bit difficult for foreigners. Tasted some Daiginjyo and also...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

No tasting unless one purchases a bottle. Basically a finely presented store. One display on the brewing process.

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is not a museum-it is a Sake shop. If you want to buy Sake from Sapporo then this is a great place to go. They were very nice and allowed you to sample the different types of Sake they sell. But that was all;...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

Just a small building selling sake. Waste of time walking from Nijo market. Just a rowof pic showing how sake is made and rest is selling sake. Don't waste time. Go to Chitose airport for yr sake purchase.

Thank stanley o
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We went expecting to see and learn about the process and history of sake making. The shop is well presented, but there is only a very small section with some models showing the process. The rest of the building is a shop. It's not what...More

Thank mapmanish
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

They should really take out the word "museum" from their name because it's not a museum at all. We walked in looking for an actual museum to learn about sake making and all there was were some miniature models the size of a melon each...More

Thank snowglobish
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