JAPANESE GIN

Trails to Oishii Tokyo

28m 00s
Broadcast on November 8, 2023 Available until November 8, 2026

Gin, the popular fragrant spirit made from juniper berries, is experiencing a global "craft" boom. Expert distilleries are popping up across Japan as well. In central Tokyo, taste botanical gin that pays homage to regional history. In Gifu Prefecture, quality water and lush seasonal crops make excellent gin. Also learn about a distillery that uses recycled cacao and beer products. This and more about Japan's cool gin scene. (Reporter: Kyle Card)

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