What you'll do
An international Sake sommelier will explain the details of sake as you taste. ① At first you are handed the manual which illustrates the history and brewing of the sake. ② We will explain how sake is made by showing you a video. ③ You will be offered 5-6 kinds of various types of sake along with local food to pair with each sake. ④ You will also get tasting sheet of each sake and food. ⑤ We taste the sake one by one, learning about how each sake and local food are born.
(Manager) Taeko Watanabe I run my sake bar in Kamakura. Japanese sake is made with rice, water, yeast, brewing skills of each brewery and terroir of each place. However, the demand for sake has been decreasing year by year. As a Sake sommelier, I would like to offer the experience for as many people as possible to tell the story of this important living heritage of Japan. (Guest lecturer) Kaori Isono The airbnb account of Kaori Isono is email@example.com. Qualifications : Sake sommelier, International Sake sommelier, Shochu sommelier, Sake study instructor, Sake Taster Cooperating to organize a party, such as selecting sake, holding small seminar and hosting welcome party etc.(*English is available. Able to work as a support staff in big party. ) Hosting Sake workshop for beginners. Giving a lecture in restaurants and culture s
About the organisation
Slow Food approved
This experience is crafted in accordance with the Slow Food principles of good, clean and fair, ensuring that it is delicious, socially responsible and ecologically sustainable.
Slow Food is a global, grassroots organisation, founded in 1989 to prevent the disappearance of local food cultures and traditions and counteract the rise of fast food culture. Since its founding, it has grown into a global movement working to ensure that everyone has access to good, clean and fair food. Its members and communities across the globe involve some of the world’s best connoisseurs of culinary and cultural treasures. If you truly love food, Slow Food awakens your interest in what you eat, where it comes from and how your food choices affect the world around us.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Slow Food.
While tasting sake from various parts of Japan, you will be served with a local dish from each area the sake is made.
You will have a taste of 5-6 kinds of sake from various parts of Japan.
Where you'll be
Because it is the tasting experience in a sake bar, there are not really a route and a spot to go around. However, I introduce each local history and climate where it was born, famous spot while enjoying sake and the local cooking of various parts of Japan. Please take a trip to the various parts of Japan through sake and local cooking.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
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Up to 8 guests ages 20 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.
Because this experience involves alcohol, we cannot accept those who are younger than 20 years old and accompanying children.
Slow food & Sake tasting pairing lunch
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