Local Craft Beer Tasting Experience in Kyoto

A visit to Maikoya Kyoto provides many authentic Japanese experiences, and that includes sampling food and beverages. Japan is known for the numerous varieties of sake, but the country also produces excellent craft beer. Beer is the most popular alcoholic beverage in the country. Tourists and residents alike visit the Maikoya Kyoto to sample the authentic craft beer in a traditional Japanese style kitchen. The experience begins with an expert explaining the brewing process and facts about Japanese beer. Then you will have the chance to try three different types of craft beer from local breweries. There will be three bottles of thirst quenching craft beer for two people. Japanese beer is a taste sensation for tourists and residents alike. Like all foods and beverages offered in Japan, the craft beer is made with the constants of freshness and local ingredients. Most of the beer is pale in color with the body and flavor of lagers and an alcohol content of five percent. The three beers available for sampling are WIP-A from Minoh Beer, Kura Kolsch from Kuninocho Beer, and Kyoto Kolsch from Dotonbori Beer. You and a friend or family member can share the share the taste testing, but please remember in Japan 20 is the legal age limit for drinking alcoholic beverages. The Maikoya Kyoto is a place to experience many authentic Japanese traditions. Make sure to sample the local craft beers before you leave. You do not want to miss out on this opportunity to enjoy genuine Japanese craft beer.
  •    Learn about craft beers and the breweries that make them.
  •    Sample three different craft beers at the Maikoya Kyoto
  •    Enjoy beer tasting in a traditional Japanese style kitchen.
  •    Remember the event with photos.


  • 3 bottles of beer

Kimono Tea Ceremony Maikoya Kyoto

Kimono Tea Ceremony Maikoya is a leading cultural experience provider in Japan and the only tea ceremony experience that has received TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Award for four consecutive years from 2018 to 2022.

Maikoya Kyoto is found in a historic machiya townhouse in the heart of Kyoto, where the rich culture of Japan is most concentrated.

Learning about the traditions and practices of the country through our immersive cultural workshops and activities will surely give you a new perspective about the intricacies of the history and society in Japan.

Join us at Maikoya Kyoto as we guide you through Japan's traditional arts and history! Our friendly staff and hosts are fluent in English and Japanese and will make sure you have the best experiences and opportunities.

Contact Us

Email: kyoto@mai-ko.com
Address: 329, Ebiyacho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto 604-8076, Japan