New York Japanese American Organizations Launch Project Bento

I’ve been working on an initiative during this COVID-19 pandemic, and I’m proud to share it with all of you. Project Bento officially launched on Monday, May 4! Project Bento is a program under the auspices of The Japanese American Association of New York, Inc. in partnership with Sunrise Mart that offers bento to seniors and disabled members in New York’s Japanese American community. With … Continue reading New York Japanese American Organizations Launch Project Bento

Masumi in the Sake Social Sunday Spotlight

Sake Social Sunday! Sunday, May 17 from 8:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Via Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86447116117?pwd=ZFBPenNvQkpMdHFBN1NQeGE3YldNUT09 Admission: Free This Sunday the American Sake Association has another great sake-centric event planned. We will follow that ever-important rice from last week in Chiba to the mountains of Nagano to visit with Miyasaka Brewing Company’s very own Keith Norum and Master Brewer Kenji Nasu. They make the famous Masumi … Continue reading Masumi in the Sake Social Sunday Spotlight

CORRECTED LINK: Tour Niizawa Brewery with Jamie Graves of Skurnik Wines

Please note: The original post contained an incorrect link to register for this webinar. The post has been updated to include the correct link. Apologies for the inconvenience. Sake of the Week: Tour of Niizawa Brewery! Friday, May 15 at 8:00 p.m. Webinar on Zoom Admission: Free Skurnik Wines & Spirits is introducing the stories and people behind their favorite artisanal Japanese beverages. Jamie Graves, … Continue reading CORRECTED LINK: Tour Niizawa Brewery with Jamie Graves of Skurnik Wines

UrbanSake’s Timothy Sullivan Joins Soul of Sake

Soul of Sake – Lounge and Learn Friday, May 15 at 9:00 p.m. Via Zoom Admission: $20 Sake Discoveries presents another virtual Soul of Sake: Lounge and Learn experience! Miss Sake USA Jessica Joly will host this deep dive into the roots of Japanese sake alongside some old school American soul. This will be Joly’s sixth virtual Soul of Sake. Her guest will be Timothy … Continue reading UrbanSake’s Timothy Sullivan Joins Soul of Sake

Cook Japanese-Inspired Meals with Nourishing Japan

Food for Thought! Thursday, May 14 from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. Facebook Live Admission: Free Dyckman Farmhouse Museum and Nourishing Japan host Food for Thought!, a virtual cooking class tonight on Facebook Live. Learn more about healthy eating inspired by Japan with Alexis Agliano Sanborn, director of the documentary Nourishing Japan. Sanborn is a cook, podcast host, filmmaker, writer, researcher, and illustrator living in … Continue reading Cook Japanese-Inspired Meals with Nourishing Japan