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Education on Japanese ingredients

This brewery which is responsible for the production of artisanal soy sauce and miso is a treasure... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2018
GraftonRiverguide
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Grafton, Australia
Surprisingly interesting

I knew that the brewery was historic, but there are several rooms that are historically preserved... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Geoviki
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27 Shimo Shimmachi, Kakunodate Machi, Semboku 014-0315, Akita Prefecture
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

This brewery which is responsible for the production of artisanal soy sauce and miso is a treasure house of Japanese ingredients. There are many things you can taste and we didn't encounter anywhere better than this on this trip to buy some special cooking ingredients...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I knew that the brewery was historic, but there are several rooms that are historically preserved when the place was built. Plus free tasting! A bit off the beaten path (i.e., away from the samurai houses) but an interesting part of town if you have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

This very old building where they still make miso and soy sauce the traditional way without additives. They have a variety of each products and samples to try - they all taste very different from one another and I can see why people would have...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

This shop is the one of historical houses in Kakunodate. It was built in Meiji era, more than 100 years before. They make and sell traditional Japanese seasoning like "miso" soy paste, "syoyu" soy sauce for nearly 170 years. Here you enjoy not only old...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed July 10, 2015

Andojyozo is a delightful gem located in the merchant's district of Kakunodate, about a 10-minute walk from the samurai area. The shop is located in a handsome old building (maybe a former temple?). It sells all kinds of interesting made-on-premises miso, shoyu, and spices. There...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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