Celebrating World Sake Day in NYC

October marks the beginning of the sake brewing season in Japan. The month is perfectly situated for brewing, as it is just after the September rice harvest and leads into winter, which is the ideal time for fermentation. October 1st is celebrated as Nihonshu no Hi, or World Sake Day. It was officially designated as such by the Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association in … Continue reading Celebrating World Sake Day in NYC

JAPANFes. Presents a Two-Day Ramen Contest 🗓 🗺

NY Ramen Contest Saturday, October 5 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Upper West Side – Broadway between 115th and 116th Streets Admission: $10 per bowl of ramen (cash only) Sunday, October 6 from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. East Village – 4th Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets Admission: $10 for one bowl of ramen (cash only) JAPANFes. is hosting a two-day competition featuring … Continue reading JAPANFes. Presents a Two-Day Ramen Contest 🗓 🗺
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Celebrate World Sake Day with a Blind Tasting at Brooklyn Kura 🗓 🗺

World Sake Day Blind Tasting Tuesday, October 1 from 6:30 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Kura – 68 34th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $20 October 1 is World Sake Day, the symbolic start of Japan’s sake brewing season. Just after the rice harvest and leading into winter, which is the best time for fermentation, it’s the perfect day celebrate. The Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association declared … Continue reading Celebrate World Sake Day with a Blind Tasting at Brooklyn Kura 🗓 🗺
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Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺

Performance of Amezaiku, Traditional Japanese Candy Art Saturday, September 14 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. MIKI HOUSE at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street bKids – 1000 Third Avenue, 5th Floor Admission: Free MIKI HOUSE is inviting families with babies and young children to a performance of amezaiku, traditional Japanese candy art. Amezaiku has a history that spans more than one thousand years. Artists shape miniature sculptures by … Continue reading Performance of Amezaiku,Traditional Japanese Candy Art, at MIKI HOUSE 🗓 🗺
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Upcoming Cake and Bread Classes at Cha-An 🗓 🗺

Kabocha Pumpkin Chiffon Cake Class Thursday, September from 6:45 p.m. until 9:15 p.m. OR Wednesday, October 2 from 6:45 p.m. until 9:15 p.m. Cha-An Private Space – 230 E. 9th Street, 3rd Floor Class Fee: $77.18 (includes credit card fee) Norie Uematsu, the head pastry chef at Cha-An Teahouse, will teach you how to make a delicious chiffon cake blended with kabocha pumpkin. Kabocha pumpkin … Continue reading Upcoming Cake and Bread Classes at Cha-An 🗓 🗺