Recommended Reservation Available
Whisky Tasting and Blending Experience
Learn the difference between Nikka’s Yoichi and Miyagikyo distillery whiskies through tasting. You can also experience simple blending using a measuring cylinder or pipette.
2020: Feb 8 (Sat), Mar 20 (Fri), May 1 (Fri), May 2 (Sat), Aug 11 (Tue), Aug 12 (Wed), Aug 13 (Thu)
Number of Participants
3,000 JPY– (tax included)
1. Lecture of Miyagikyo Distillery / Whisky Production Method (20 minutes)
2. Whisky Tasting (70 minutes)
① Yoichi Single Malt key malt -2 kinds-
② Miyagikyo Single Malt -2 kinds-
③ Coffey Grain
5 types of whisky, 10 ml each
* Visitors who wish to tour the distillery will be given priority over regular visitors on the 12:30 tour. Please tell us in advance to sign-up.
|Experience Program Name||Whisky Tasting and Blending Experience|
|Activity Location||Miyagikyo Distillery Visitor Center|
|Operator Name||NIKKA WHISKY MIYAGIKYO DISTILLERY|
|Time Required||90 minutes|
|Operation Period||2020: Feb 8 (Sat), Mar 20 (Fri), May 1 (Fri), May 2 (Sat), Aug 11 (Tue), Aug 12 (Wed), Aug 13 (Thu)|
|Start Time||10:00~（※March 20th (Friday) only is 14:00~）|
|Minimum number of participants||1people|
|Maximum number of participants||24people|
|Reservation Deadline||1 days before by 12:00|
|Important notes regarding participation||■ Please be aware we cannot serve alcohol to drivers and customers under 20 years old.|
■ The deadline for online reservations is the day before by 12:00.
■ We also accept reservations by telephone.
■ If there are open seats on the day, you may freely join.
|What is included in the price||Experience fee (tax included) and whisky tasting.|
|Method of Payment||Cash only. Please bring exact change.|
|About cancellations and changes||Please contact us in advance.|
|Cancellation Policy||If there is no contact of cancellation or no-show, we will charge full price.|
|Meeting Spot||Nikka 1, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 989-3433|
|Meeting Time||Please sign in at reception 5 minutes before the seminar.|
|Access||＜By Public Transportion＞ |
40 mins walk from JR Sakunami Station.
10 mins walk from Nikkabashi Bus Stand (Sendai City Bus).
※On weekends there is a shuttle bus from Sakunami Station.
＜By Car from Sendai＞
※Drinking alcohol is prohibited for drivers and children under 20 years old.
From Sendai-Miyagi IC gate follow National Route 48 towards Yamagata for about 30mins.
100 cars, 8 buses.
|Facility Information||Toilets and lockers are free to use.|
6 wheelchairs, 3 prams, ramps, elevators.
|About Guides and Tours||See above.|
|About multi-lingual support||Japanese|
A limited number of audio guides are available.
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