Dewazakura Sake Brewery Tour and Tasting

Dewazakura Sake Brewery Tour and Tasting

Duration 150 minutes
Age Ages 20+. Proof of age may be requested.
Prices \5,000 per person. We only accept cash.

A perfect introduction to Dewazakura. This guided tour will take you through the brewery production, explaining the processes behind making our Sake.
A tasting experience in the iconic KURA style building at our brewery. Learn about our history and our passion for great Sakes as you enjoy a tutored tasting of 3 specially selected sakes.
You will be able to visit the Dewazakura Art Museum and Sake store next to our office before or after the tour.

Tour schedule

Start time: 9:00 am, 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm (Monday to Friday, excluding national holiday).
Dewazakura Art Museum and Nakano Liquor Store next to our office are closed on Mondays. (When Monday is a national holiday, they are closed on the following Tuesday).
Please refer to the calendar from the link below for open days of the museum.

Museum Calendar


Tasting of 3 cups of sake
The admission fee of the Dewazakura Art Museum

Important to Know

This tour is in English and is strictly for those aged 20+.
We do not have a special designed route for this tour.
This tour is not fully wheelchair accessible due to the age of the buildings.
We brew sake only in winter. In the summer time, we can show you only the facilities of sake making.
We take no responsibility for any injuries or lost through our tour.

Please note

Please refrain from smoking just before the tour.
Please refrain from wearing excessive perfume.
Please refrain from wearing accessories that can drop inside the brewery.
Please refrain from eating natto and yogurt on the day of your visit.
Please wear socks.


1-4-6, Hitoichimachi, Tendo-City, Yamagata-Pref., 994-0044, Japan

It's about a 15-minute walk from JR Tendo Station.


Advance reservation is necessary for brewery tour.
Please send us message from the contact form with number of people, preferred day and time, and the means of transportation to our brewery.
We will reply within 3 days.
Please contact us as soon as possible to adjust our schedule since there are a few staff who speak English.

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