Housui Winery in Iwamizawa

Housui Winery in Iwamizawa

Housui winery is a small winery located in Housui, east of Iwamizawa city. The winery was a place for the movie, ‘Budou no Namida(ぶどうのなみだ)’ that means Tears of grapes. In spite of rural, Housui winery is going to be more...
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How to walk in Mashike town, story1

How to walk in Mashike town, story1

Mashike is a small town but one of the most flourished and historical place in northern-Hokkaido. Maruichi Honmake, Kunimare Sake Brewery, Mashike Itsukushima Shrine, these are valuable historical places. Driving to Mashike, It takes 2 hours and 20 minutes fro...
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Kunimare, the northernmost sake brewery

Kunimare, the northernmost sake brewery

Kunimare is the northernmost Sake Brewery in Japan. It is located in Mashike town, south of Rumoi city, 20 minutes by car. Kunimare was founded by Taizo Honma who was from Sado, Niigata prefecture, the founder of Maruichi Honma that deal...
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Otokoyama Sake Brewery and Sake Museum in Asahikawa

Otokoyama Sake Brewery and Sake Museum in Asahikawa

This is called ‘Sugitama(杉玉)’ or ‘Sakabayashi(酒林)’. It is made by leafs of Japanese cedars. When the brewery has made a new Sake, they are supposed to hang a new green Sigitama for noticing it. Also the color of Sugitama is cha...
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Nikka Whisky Factory Tour In Yoichi

Nikka Whisky Factory Tour In Yoichi

Masataka Taketsuru, the founder of Nikka Whisky, is the leading person of Japanese Whisky. He studied abroad to Scotland for making whisky. This is the first factory he built in Japan. The factory tour with a guide is very nice and interesting....
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Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkougura in Otaru

Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkougura in Otaru

Tanaka Sake Brewery Kikkougura is a factory of Tanaka Sake Brewery, the most famous local sake brewery in Otaru. It is located at Nobukacho, Otaru city near Minami Otaru station. The building is designated as a historical architecture by Otaru city which...
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Royce’ Chocolate World in New Chitose Airport Terminal

Royce’ Chocolate World in New Chitose Airport Terminal

Royce’ Chocolate World is a small theme park for chocolate. You will see how chocolate products are made in the factory. Some robot machine are making products and there is a exhibition about chocolate history and their products. This is very...
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Otaru Beer Warehouse No.1

Otaru Beer Warehouse No.1

Otaru Beer is the only beer which is genuine German one in Japan and managed by Brewery engineer, Johannes Brawn. He is a only Beer Brewery engineer in Japan. Otaru Beer Warehouse No.1 is located at Otaru Canal. This is...
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Shiroi Koibito Park

Shiroi Koibito Park

Shiroi Koibito Park is located in the westward of Sapporo called Miyanosawa in Nishiku. It takes about 25 minutes from Sapporo central area by car and there is subway station, Miyanosawa. This is a theme-park museum for Chocolate products. Ishiya...
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Otaru Beer Brewery Tour

Otaru Beer Brewery Tour

Otaru Beer has two breweries in Otaru city. One is in Otaru canal, another is in Zenibako. You need to make a reservation for tour of Zenibako Brewery in advance, but no reservation for Otaru Brewery. The photographs are Zenibako...
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MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum

MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum

MEGMILK Snow Brand Museum(雪印メグミルク 酪農と乳の歴史館) is a museum for dairy products in Japan. Snow Brand is the oldest brand of dairy product company. You can understand the history of Japanese dairy products. Near Naebo station, just next...
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Kirin Beer Brewery Factory Tour In Chitose

Kirin Beer Brewery Factory Tour In Chitose

Kirin Beer Brewery’s factory is located in Chitose city. Factory tour is available for visitors. You need your reservation in advance. Japanese language tour is only available. After 40 minutes tour, you can try to taste up to 3 glasses of beer in...
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