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Miyagikyo Distillery Paid Seminar and Key Malt Tasting

A detailed tour through the production and facilities of Miyagikyo Distillery. The tasting includes our distillery exclusive range of key malts. Different from the basic tour, the contents will be more thorough and there will be a guided tasting of the malts that make up the Single Malt Miyagikyo.

Operation Period

Weekends and Public Holidays.

Time Required

About 90 minutes.

Number of Participants



1,500 JPY– (tax included)

Thank you very much for your patience! We will resume our paid seminars on weekends and holidays from January 2022! Please make a reservation through the company website:

At Miyagikyo Distillery we create different kinds of malt whiskies to diversify the character of our blends and single malts.
In the key malt seminar we follow a more detailed course through the production process and taste the variety of our malts and grain whiskies.

■Seminar Course
Video and explanation of production (20min) ⇒Distillery Tour (40min) ⇒ Guided Tasting (30min)

We would like to share with you the care with which our whisky is made, our uncomprosmising attention to detail, and the beauty of our mountain valley. Please enjoy the tasting of our distillery exclusive key malts.

Experience Program NameMiyagikyo Distillery Paid Seminar and Key Malt Tasting
Activity LocationMiyagikyo Distillery Visitor Center
Time RequiredAbout 90 minutes.
Operation PeriodWeekends and Public Holidays.
Start Time10:00 or 14:00
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants12people
Reservation Deadline1 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.
Miyagikyo Distillery Paid Seminar and Key Malt Tasting1,500 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceSeminar participation and tasting.
Method of PaymentCash only. Please bring exact change.
About cancellations and changesPlease contact us in advance.
Cancellation PolicyIf there is no contact of cancellation or no-show, we will charge full price.
Meeting SpotNikka 1, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 989-3433
Meeting TimePlease sign in at reception 5 minutes before the seminar.
Access--By Public Transportion--
30-minute walk from JR Sakunami Station.
10-minute 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 30 minutes.
100 cars, 8 buses.
Facility InformationRestrooms and lockers are free to use.
Barrier-free AccessYes
6 wheelchairs, 3 prams, ramps, elevators.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English/Chinese (Simplified)/Korean
A limited number of audio guides are available.
Company / OrganizationSendai Nikka Service (Nikka Whisky Miyagikyo Distillery)