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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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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1 hour shopping at Sapporo Station Area

1 hour shopping at Sapporo Station Area

If you don’t have enough time to go shopping, but you want to get some for souvenir, general goods or something you want. Do you know where to go within the time you have? ATM Post Office[Paseo-east 1F], Seven Bank[APIA...
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Hokkaido’s Sake and Wine at Odori 7 Chome in Sapporo Autumn Fest 2014

Hokkaido’s Sake and Wine at Odori 7 Chome in Sapporo Autumn Fest 2014

This is one of the main booth by Nikka from Yoichi. Coming NHK morning drama, 'Massan' is the story of founder of Nikka, Masataka Taketsuru and his wife, Rita from Scotland. Massan refers to his name. Now, Yoichi is going to be alive with Massan.
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