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Sake School Osaka

1-8-4 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | 1F the upper floor is Hana Hostel Osaka, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6484-7896
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One of the highlights of our trip!

Loved this experience. The sake bar itself is an awesome spot! Koji was very informative and taught... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
scaffell
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Incredible foodie opportunity

Phenomenal opportunity to taste, learn about and experience sake. Koji-san is a pleasure to talk... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Peter N
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Sake School Osaka provides opportunities to learn about sake for tourists, residents and visitors from all over the world. Not just some sake tastings, learning about sake with a certified sake sommelier/adviser is even more fun! --90 min(now 60 min!) Sake Master Course-- *Different types of sake/premium sake *Ingredients of sake and how it's it's made *History of sake *Food pairing of sake/Japanese food
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1-8-4 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku | 1F the upper floor is Hana Hostel Osaka, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Loved this experience. The sake bar itself is an awesome spot! Koji was very informative and taught us alot about the different types of sake. We stayed for a drink after the class and were joined at the bar by a few locals. A must-do...More

1  Thank scaffell
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KojiUENOYAMA, マネージャー at Sake School Osaka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Thank you very much for joining my sake class! I am very glad to hear that it was one of your highlights in Japan!! :)

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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Phenomenal opportunity to taste, learn about and experience sake. Koji-san is a pleasure to talk to, super knowledgeable and personable. I so enjoyed myself that i stayed after the class to take the opportunity to continue sampling and chatting with folk in such a cozy...More

2  Thank Peter N
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Koji-san was the perfect instructor. Class was easy and informative. Perfect for those interested in knowing the basics of sake appreciation! A must-do in Osaka!

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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This was a great time and an incredibly cost-effective way to get a first-hand introduction to sakes! We booked last minute to Koji's class and we couldn't recommend it highly enough. Koji walked us through the various types of sake and its rich history. On...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a sake tasting after we saw a flyer in our hostel and I'm so glad we did. It was a real highlight of our trip. We had never tried sake before but Koji explained everything to us and we got to try 6...More

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KojiUENOYAMA, オーナー at Sake School Osaka, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you very much for joining the course!! It was a pleasure having you two and I was so glad to have the opportunity to serve your very first sake in your life!! :) Please enjoy the rest of your trip with good sake and...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Sake School Osaka might be my most enjoyable activity in Osaka so far! Whether you’re a novice sake drinker or want to make your way into being a sake master, I highly recommend this class. The class was taught right below Osaka Hana Hostel at...More

1  Thank Celia C
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KojiUENOYAMA, Owner at Sake School Osaka, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you very much for the great review and I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed and loved the sake lesson a lot! :) You are a sake master now!! :) Enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan with more sake!!

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Koji was really excellent. Great explanations of the different kinds of sake, very clear he put a lot of thought and effort into the experience. He even had snack pairings for each sake that we tasted. Can't recommend this sake tasting session/class enough, just all...More

1  Thank cobracore
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KojiUENOYAMA, Owner at Sake School Osaka, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

I really appreciate your precious time writing the great review! I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed the sake lesson a lot! :) You are not just a person who likes sake, you are a sake master now!! :)

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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting and informative lesson taught by Mr Koji Uenoyama who speaks very good English and knows a lot about sake. You get to try good sake with food pairing, and bring home with you a certificate and teaching notes. Very thoughtful of him to have...More

1  Thank Sonia L
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KojiUENOYAMA, オーナー at Sake School Osaka, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

It was really nice having you two there! We are very happy meeting people like you who are really interested in sake. Hope you enjoy more sake on your way based on the information we shared. You are a sake master! :)

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