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A free sake brewery tour

Although most of the free tour was in Japanese, but some of the promotional video was in English... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kikiC-626
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Hong Kong, China
One of the Nada Sake Breweries which have a Souvenir Shop, an Exhibition, and even a Restaurant

We have usually visited Nishinomiya sake breweries for one-day trips. This is our first time to... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Kwakaku
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Sakai, Japan
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With 250 years of tradition, KOBE SHU-SHIN-KAN BREWERY offers you the opportunity to experience our Japanese premium sake. KOBE SHU-SHIN-KAN BREWERY comprises of the main plant, equipped with a brewing facility; a Japanese restaurant focusing on...more
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1-8-17 Mikagetsukamachi, Higashinada-ku, Kobe 658-0044, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although most of the free tour was in Japanese, but some of the promotional video was in English, so we did get to guess a little how the sake was produced on site and why the price range is so huge. We got to see...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Visited with 2 kids on a Monday. Was told only one brewery tour on the day and only Japanese- too sad. They do show some small video screen video in many language options but the whole 'luxury' experience of visiting the actual production site is...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Kobe has some of the oldest brewery of sake in Japan, the Nada district has quite a few that welcomes visitors. They usually sells other varieties of souvenirs and food related item besides sakes. Shushinkan has an excellent selections that are tasty. The offer both...More

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MMFukuju, 支配人 at Kobe Shu-shin-kan Breweries, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and comment! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 31 December 2017

We have usually visited Nishinomiya sake breweries for one-day trips. This is our first time to visit the Nada sake brewery area. They have 6 sake museums or exhibitions to show their brewery processes. Only two of them have restaurants and Shushin-kan is one of...More

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MMFukuju, 支配人 at Kobe Shu-shin-kan Breweries, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Kwakaku san, Thank you very much for your visit. We hope that you can enjoy our Japanese restaurant "Sakabayashi" taste and our brewed sake together, next time. -- Minatomoto

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Random find around the sake brewery area but was a great one. We visited their shop and their sake were tasty and staff were quite helpful to offer different grades of sake for tasting. We ended up buying some and they do offer tax refund...More

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MMFukuju, 支配人 at Kobe Shu-shin-kan Breweries, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Vivian san, Thank you very much for your visit. We are very glad that our sake is suit for your taste. We look forward to seeing you again! -- Minatomoto

Reviewed 2 July 2017

We dropped into this distillery as part of a day in the local sake district. It was our favourite for the tasting. The helpful assistant gave us about 6 different sakes to try. Fujuku sake varieties were delicious. We didn't know you could get sparkling...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2017

love the sake tasting here. this was the only brewery that has a bar at the shop. there were many japanese customers sitting at the bar. unfortunately all signages were in japanese, so we didnt ask what the bar is about. we got to taste...More

Thank junjin
Reviewed 5 November 2016

You need a reservation to tour the brewery, which we did not have, so call the day before to set up a tour. The tasting room was cool, but mostly a souvenir and sake shop. They have a menu you can buy a few different...More

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MMFukuju, 支配人 at Kobe Shu-shin-kan Breweries, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2016

Dear Kyle san, Thank you very much for your visit and comment. Yes, fresh sake that called "Nama-zake" is so cool! Please visit once again in the near feature to enjoy Fukuju sake! -- Kobe Shushinkan FUKUJU

Reviewed 21 May 2016

My tour of the Kobe Shu-Shin Brewery was one of the most fascinating, gratifying experiences I have had in my 18 years in Japan. The tour guide took us through the entire brewery and explained every step of the sake brewing process clearly and comprehensively...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Fantastic sake tour ! Also the shop and and tasting room is great - and then you can finish it all off with lunch or dinner in the adjoining restaurant. Well worth a visit !

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Capri103
7 November 2016|
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Capri; In answer to your questions; There is no tour with an English-speaking guide. However, there is a lot of "literature" available on the brewery that is in English. Also, the tour does allow you to see the sake... More
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Marcus L
21 October 2016|
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
To my knowledge they don't have tours in English. However, inside the brewery they do have signs, in English, describing the different stages of the brewing process. And the sake the sell is the best I have ever drunk!
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TXckg
14 July 2016|
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Response from Thomas C | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you call them at 078-841-1121 and schedule your tour over the phone? Hope this helps.
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nancee189
27 June 2015|
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Response from MMFukuju | Property representative |
Thank you for your message. You can join to Kobe Shushinkan Fukuju Sake brewery tour and tasting with Japanese guidance from 11 am tomorrow. We'll waiting for you! -- Minatomoto
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Ong S
23 February 2015|
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Response from MMFukuju | Property representative |
Dear Ong S-san, Thank you very much for your contact. When are you coming? Please let me know. Best regards, Minatomoto Kobe ShuShinKan Fukuju
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