Due to the current health crisis, a lockdown has been declared in most countries of Europe and Americas until further notice. How about Michelin starred restaurants in Japan?
Due to the current health crisis, a lock-down has been declared in most countries of Europe and Americas until further notice. Many restaurants remain open and have implemented health measures to offer you good food to enjoy at home.
The final week of 2020 sees a decrease in the number of Michelin Starred restaurants open in Europe due to additional restrictions imposed in Great Britain and Switzerland, as well as a slight drop for the USA, with new restrictions brought in for Washington DC.
Asia and America hold steady, with 98% and 22% of Michelin Starred restaurants open, respectively.
We have analyzed the white wines listed in the Michelin awarded restaurants in Japan.
In the end of May 2020 in Asia, the situation continues to progress, especially in Japan with 71% of Michelin Starred restaurants now open compared to 65% in week 20 (beginning of May).
In June 2020, the situation continues to improve with 94% of the Michelin Stars open in Japan; Thailand now has 31% back open and in Beijing 96%.
The final week of 2020, 98% of Michelin starred restaurants were open in Japan.
By David BECK
Director WINE ANALYTICS
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