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My Blend Seminar

Would you like to make your own original whisky that doesn’t exist anywhere in the world? The My Blend Seminar is an event where you can blend a whisky to your own recipe and take home a unique bottling.

 Operation Period

Jan 19 (Sun), Feb 9 (Sat), 10 (Sun), Mar 21 (Sat), Apr 28 (Tue), 29 (Wed), 30 (Thu) * For other dates, please see our website.

 Time Required

About 140 mins. Please be aware this is not exact.

 Number of Participants



10,000 JPY– (tax included)

*【Notice of temporary suspension】*
Currently this experience program is suspended until further notice. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. The reopening schedule will be posted on our official website.

In the My Blend Seminar you will be blending to your own recipe from whiskies made at Miyagikyo and Yoichi distilleries with instruction from our guide. As a souvenir, you will take home two 180ml bottles with your own label.

■My Blend Seminar Course
Video and explanation (20min) ⇒ Whisky Tasting (20min) ⇒ Blending a trial whisky (30min) ⇒ My Blend (70min)
※A tour is not included in the seminar. After the seminar is finished we reccomend that you join our free distillery tour.

In the seminar you will have a tasting of various whiskies from Miyagikyo and Yoichi distilleries before blending a sample whisky and then your very own recipe. You will bring home two 180ml bottles of your whisky.

Experience Program NameMy Blend Seminar
Activity LocationMiyagikyo Distillery Visitor Center
Telephone Number022-395-2865
Time RequiredAbout 140 mins. Please be aware this is not exact.
Operation PeriodJan 19 (Sun), Feb 9 (Sat), 10 (Sun), Mar 21 (Sat), Apr 28 (Tue), 29 (Wed), 30 (Thu) * For other dates, please see our website.
Start Time10:00~
Minimum number of participants1people
Maximum number of participants24people
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.
My Blend Seminar10,000 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the priceSeminar participation and tasting, 2x 180ml bottles of whisky.
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.
Special GiftThere is a souvenir of two 180ml bottles of whisky.
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 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 InformationToilets 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)