You can’t miss the concierge area situated next to the tasting counter. Here you’ll meet the friendly staff who are able to guide you through the world of sake and shochu, as well as answering questions on these Japanese spirits. Need help picking a drink that suits your taste? Wondering what kind of food pairings work well with a particular type of sake? What’s the correct temperature to drink your sake? The concierge are ready to share their knowledge with you.
Want to learn more about Japanese sake and shochu but have no idea where to start? A visit to the Japan Sake and Shochu Information Center in Toranomon is a must for eager drinkers hoping to delve into two of Japan’s most popular national drinks.
With information in both English and Japanese, it’s the ideal place for you to not only learn but also taste Japanese spirits. While you’re there, keep an eye out for the regular events as well – they are sure to help you gain a deeper appreciation for both sake and shochu.