A gourmet event "Awamori Festival at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building" will be held on September 9th at the South Observation Lounge on the 45th floor of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building.

Let's have a drink at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government!
Let's have a drink at the Tokyo Metropolitan Government!

This event was organized by the Tokyo Awamori Association, a group of enthusiasts aiming to popularize Awamori. This will be the first time it will be held.

On the day of the event, 13 breweries will gather and more than 40 types of awamori, such as 30-year-old "rare" old sake, will be offered. In addition, Hakusuisha, which sells "High Sour", which is popular as a split material, will also exhibit, and it is said that you can enjoy the cocktail "Island High Sour" that was born in the popular program "Tamori Club".

In addition, at the venue, dishes that go well with Awamori, including dishes using Awamori, will be prepared in a buffet style. A live performance was also held, and it was said that "a lot of content that connects Okinawa and Tokyo with alcohol".

The holding time is from 19:00 to 21:00. Tickets come with souvenirs, sold in advance for 6,000 yen, and on the day of the event for 6,500 yen. In addition, a premium ticket that allows you to drink "rare" awamori is also sold for 7,000 yen (limited to 100).