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Experience Fukushima Sake in NYC

For the seventh consecutive year, sake from Fukushima Prefecture won the most Gold Prizes at the Japan Sake Awards. Twenty-two Fukushima sake received the honor, marking the first time a prefecture was named “No. 1 Sake in Japan” seven years in a row. The prestigious sake competition dates back to 1911. The National Research Institute of Brewing and the Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association … Continue reading Experience Fukushima Sake in NYC
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Four Seasons in New York—Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.15 🗓 🗺

Four Seasons in New York—Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.15 Saturday, August 10 from 4:00 p.m. until 5:15 p.m. CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing) – 123 4th Avenue (between 12th and 13th Streets), 3rd Floor White Room Admission: $30 (includes Japanese confectionary) CRS (Center for Remembering and Sharing) and Mar Creation, Inc. continue their seasonal concert series Four Seasons in New York — Gems of … Continue reading Four Seasons in New York—Gems of Japanese Music – Vol.15 🗓 🗺
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Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone 🗓 🗺

Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone Thursday, August 8 from 7:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Kura Tap Room – 68 34th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $30 Brooklyn Kura, New York City’s first and only craft sake brewery, presents Sake 101, a class to teach the basics of sake. The event is part of their monthly sake education series at their taproom in Industry … Continue reading Brooklyn Kura’s Sake 101: Sake Basics for Everyone 🗓 🗺
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Fury’s x Brooklyn Kura Pop-Up Dinner and After Party 🗓 🗺

Fury’s x Brooklyn Kura Pop-Up Dinner and After Party Wednesday, July 31 – Dinner at 5:30 p.m.; After Party at 8:30 p.m. Brooklyn Kura Tap Room – 68 34th Street, Brooklyn Admission: $95 for Dinner/$40 for After Party Acclaimed chefs Yael Peet and Elena Yamamoto—previously of Fort Greene’s beloved eatery, Karasu—are teaming up with NYC’s first and only craft sake brewery, Brooklyn Kura, to host … Continue reading Fury’s x Brooklyn Kura Pop-Up Dinner and After Party 🗓 🗺
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Senri Oe at Tomi Jazz 🗓 🗺

Senri Oe at Tomi Jazz Sunday, July 14 at 8:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Tomi Jazz – 239 E. 53rd Street (between 2nd and 3rd Avenues) Cover: $10 Brooklyn-based Japanese jazz pianist Senri Oe will perform two sets at intimate Midtown East speakeasy Tomi Jazz. Oe’s career as a pop singer/songwriter in Japan spanned almost 25 years from 1983 until 2007. The Japan Grammy winner … Continue reading Senri Oe at Tomi Jazz 🗓 🗺