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Chitosetsuru Sake Museum

5-1 3johigashi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0053, Hokkaido
+81 11-221-7570
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A side trip from Nijo market

The museum is quite close to Nijo market. As it is only the museum for the winery only, the wines... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
David L
Sydney, Australia

No tasting unless one purchases a bottle. Basically a finely presented store. One display on the... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2016
John H
via mobile
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15 Sep 2016
“A side trip from Nijo market”
12 Sep 2016
5-1 3johigashi, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-0053, Hokkaido
+81 11-221-7570
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

The museum is quite close to Nijo market. As it is only the museum for the winery only, the wines on display are quite limited. There were some information on sake in Japanese which is a bit difficult for foreigners. Tasted some Daiginjyo and also...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

No tasting unless one purchases a bottle. Basically a finely presented store. One display on the brewing process.

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is not a museum-it is a Sake shop. If you want to buy Sake from Sapporo then this is a great place to go. They were very nice and allowed you to sample the different types of Sake they sell. But that was all;...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Just a small building selling sake. Waste of time walking from Nijo market. Just a rowof pic showing how sake is made and rest is selling sake. Don't waste time. Go to Chitose airport for yr sake purchase.

Thank stanley o
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We went expecting to see and learn about the process and history of sake making. The shop is well presented, but there is only a very small section with some models showing the process. The rest of the building is a shop. It's not what...More

Thank mapmanish
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

They should really take out the word "museum" from their name because it's not a museum at all. We walked in looking for an actual museum to learn about sake making and all there was were some miniature models the size of a melon each...More

Thank snowglobish
Reviewed 20 May 2015

its a small store where they exhibit mini display of the sake making in english. bought their gold medal sake which is excellent until we came back to buy again. they also have raw sake but have to keep in cold so we cant buy...More

Thank Yulie22
Reviewed 15 February 2015

This was a fun little museum/shop with some info about the sake brewing process and a free tastings. I'm no expert in sake, though I've done tastings before, and found the tasting to be very educational. Also rather intoxicating, as they have a huge range...More

2  Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 29 January 2015

It's not a museum, only a shop to sell sake. There's sake tasting inside, no other info or display. We were hoping to get to see how to make sake but very disappointed.

Thank LeungE
Reviewed 10 December 2014 via mobile

Its proximity to the nijo market makes it a possible pairing visit. There is a variety of sake and wine and even sake ice cream. It's a 12 min walk from the market and free tasting is available. I would return if I want to...More

2  Thank AlvinCK
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