Tsunan Sake Brewery, has made available the GO GRANDCLASS Uonuma Koshihikari Edition at the Narita Airport Terminal 1, 3rd floor store “Fa-So-La TAX FREE AKIHABARA”.

Tsunan Sake Brewery

04/07/2024 7:50 am

Tsunan Brewery Co., Ltd. (located in Tsunan, Nakauonuma District, Niigata Prefecture / CEO: Kengo Suzuki) participated in the “Let’s Drink Nippon! Japanese Sake Campaign” organized by the Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association from March 15th to 28th, 2024, at Tokyo International Airport (Narita Airport). During this event, Tsunan Brewery conducted sales and tasting sessions for Japanese sake.

Tsunan Brewery is a sake brewery that strives for sustainable brewing in Tsunan, Niigata Prefecture, one of the snowiest regions in Japan. It focuses on crafting “Terroir Sake” using local rice, water, and brewery workers. For this occasion, a selection of new products including the “GO Series” were available for tasting.

The following three types of Japanese sake were available for tasting:
“GO GRANDCLASS Uonuma Koshihikari Edition”
“Tsunan White”

Event Overview:
Dates: March 15th to 28th, 2024
Location: Narita Airport Terminal 1, 3rd floor
International Departures Area, “Fa-So-La TAX FREE AKIHABARA” store

About the “Let’s Drink Nippon! Japanese Sake Campaign”:
As part of the “Action Program for Realizing a Tourism-Oriented Country,” a government initiative (Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism, Japan Tourism Agency) aimed at making Japan a tourism-oriented country, this campaign is conducted in collaboration with government agencies, international hub airports (Narita, Haneda, Chubu, Kansai), and the sake brewing industry. It targets foreign visitors to Japan, offering Japanese sake (including authentic shochu and awamori) at campaign booths set up within the duty-free areas, making it easy for international visitors to enjoy Japanese liquor. The campaign also introduces Japanese drinking culture, brewing methods, and breweries that can be visited by foreigners, highlighting Japan’s traditional culture and tourism resources.

About Tsunan Brewery:
Tsunan Brewery Co., Ltd. is a Japanese sake brewery headquartered in Akina, Tsunan, Nakauonuma District, Niigata Prefecture. Known for its heavy snowfall, the region utilizes natural spring water from mountains rising 2,000 meters for brewing. Using the local sake rice variety “Gohyakumangoku,” the brewery practices sake production in harmony with nature, adopting “Brew for Future—Brewing a Coexisting Future” as its brand concept. With a new structure from 2023, the brewery aims to create new values and promote international expansion by integrating sake brewing with science.