Matsui Sake Brewery, Kyoto

4.2
#2 of 7 in Breweries & Distilleries in Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Just went to tour. It’s in the middle of town, not so far away from Kyoto palace. It’s amazing such a small brewery making premium sake in middle of Kyoto. Very small factory so tour itself only takes...  more »
  • We didn't have an appointment, and we decided to meet anyway. Indication of friends. Arriving there was no timetable we did a tasting of the Sakes produced by them and in the end we managed to know the distillery.
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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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