Matsui Sake Brewery, Kyoto

4.2
#2 of 7 in Breweries & Distilleries in Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Hiro, the associate brewer, provided us with an excellent tasting experience. This was infinitely more informative than others we’ve had. Bought a couple of bottles, beautifully wrapped, and cool t-sh...  more »
  • We were lucky enough to be shown around by the brewer/owner, the 15th generation of his family to brew sake here, and were given a detailed insight to the complicated brewing of sake, followed by a co...  more »
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  • Some reviews state no reservation required. This is a crazy busy well-loved brewery, even so Hiro took the time to show us 6 of their creations. Consider calling ahead if you want the full education. I think they’re going to only get busier. It was hopping even in February with no blossoms yet.
  • Outstanding complimentary tasting and sake education. The company’s president (a brilliant host) has helped accelerate me through the sake learning curve. They were very patient explaining the different characteristics of sake we tasted and the production techniques.
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