Fri, Sep
23

Shochu Night: Kyushu Shochu to the World

6:00pm – 8:30pm
¥3,240 (advance sales)

The Foreign Correspondent’s Club of Japan is hosting a all-shochu themed event this Friday night.

Come taste and learn what makes Kyushu the shochu capital of Japan, with talks by shochu scholar Prof. Koichi Sakaguchi of Kyushu University, and Christopher Pellegrini, author of ‘The Shochu Handbook.’

You’ll get to sample 12 varieties of shochu from Kyushu’s premiere distilleries, including Munemasa Shuzo (Saga), Beniotome Shuzo (Fukuoka), and Takahashi Shuzou (Kumamoto)—and personally meet the makers. Plus blind tastings, quizzes, prizes and more makes for a great night!

 

 

Tokyo's Best Events and Cultural Activities in Your Inbox Every Week

Featured Events
  • Jul 28
    ~
    Aug 2

    Engimono: Erica Ward Solo Exhibition

    2020 has been a strange year full of changes and uncertainties. Through her new illustration series—Engimono—Erica Ward hopes to channel positive energy by collecting images of Japanese ‘engimono,’ symbols of luck and celebration, and combining them with imagery of Tokyo, […]

    1:00pm – 7:00pm
    Free
  • Aug 7
    ~
    Aug 9

    Citta' Summer Event 2020: "Night Out"

    Kawasaki’s La Cittadella shopping complex is holding its annual summertime event. This year’s theme is “Night Out”, where guests can join a chilled-out alfresco dining experience. This food-fronted event is split into two areas: The “Restaurants Terrace Area” on Cinecitta’ […]

Related Events
  • Fireworks
    Jul 31
    ~
    Aug 5

    Hakone Ashinoko Summer Festival

    Cancelled

    Held every year, this summer nights festival incorporates a series of local festivals held around the water’s edge of Lake Ashi. July 31st: The Kosui Festival – Held to honour the nine-headed dragon who once lived in the lake and […]

    Free
  • Early
    Aug

    Asagaya Tanabata Festival

    Cancelled

    The Asagaya Tanabata Festival takes place every year in the Asagaya Pearl Center. The festival is tradition in East Asian culture taking names such as Qixi Festival in China and Chilseok in South Korea. It celebrates the meeting of two […]

    Free
  • Aug 7
    ~
    Aug 9

    Citta' Summer Event 2020: "Night Out"

    Kawasaki’s La Cittadella shopping complex is holding its annual summertime event. This year’s theme is “Night Out”, where guests can join a chilled-out alfresco dining experience. This food-fronted event is split into two areas: The “Restaurants Terrace Area” on Cinecitta’ […]

  • Flea Market Tokyo
    Sun, Aug
    09

    Tokyo Romantic Flea Market/Shibuya Flea Market

    Cancelled

    Peruse over 100 shops offering antiques and vintage items from Japan and afar alongside handicrafts, accessories, fine art, organic foods and plants. Held in the green surrounds of Shibuya Garden Tower’s gardens, the market offers a relaxed Sunday spot for […]

    10:00am – 4:00pm
    Free

Recommended hotels located nearby