World Sake Imports to Host Virtual Tour of Brewery in Fukushima

Nagurayama Brewery: Virtual Tour and Tasting Tuesday, March 16 at 9:00 p.m. EDT Online via Zoom Admission: Free The Aizu region of Fukushima Prefecture is one of the great brewing regions of Japan, with Aizu-Wakamatsu as its center. Here Nagurayama Brewing Company makes sakes in the classic Fukushima style: richly aromatic with flavor amplitude to match. The brewery’s president, Takeo Matsumoto, led the movement to … Continue reading World Sake Imports to Host Virtual Tour of Brewery in Fukushima

The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part V

Kanpai! Still grappling with holiday gift ideas this Christmas Eve? For procrastinators, this is nothing, but for those of you who are more organized, you might be feeling a bit stressed right now. Look at it this way: Remember when we were in the throes of the lockdown in New York City and no one knew what day it was? All was forgiven because, well, … Continue reading The JapanCulture•NYC Holiday Gift Guide – Part V

Webinar to Feature Hakkaisan’s Sparkling Sake

Hakkaisan AWA Clear Sparkling Sake Webinar Thursday, September 10 at 8:00 p.m. Zoom Webinar Admission: Free Premium sparkling sake is more popular than ever, but questions still abound about this elegant drink. This webinar will explore all aspects of a true “Champagne Method” sparkling sake from premium sake maker Hakkaisan. Participants will learn about the best ways to serve, store, and pair AWA, which is … Continue reading Webinar to Feature Hakkaisan’s Sparkling Sake

Meet Colorado Sake CO at the American Sake Association’s Sake Social Sunday

Sake Social Sunday! Sunday, June 14 from 8:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Via Zoom Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_z8CqCFoTQTOURONBhU4n5A Admission: Free This week the American Sake Association will take you inside another sake brewery! Travel to Denver for a tour and interview with Colorado Sake CO! One of a small number of sake breweries in the US, Colorado Sake CO started this venture almost four years ago, learning … Continue reading Meet Colorado Sake CO at the American Sake Association’s Sake Social Sunday

Tour Niizawa Brewery of Miyagi Prefecture with the American Sake Association

Sake Social Sunday! Sunday, June 7 at 8:00 p.m. Via Zoom Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oBbas4XxRxSc8lt24-DJxQ Admission: Free The American Sake Association is excited to introduce you to the stories and people behind the organization’s favorite artisanal Japanese beverages. Join Jamie Graves of Skurnik Wines & Spirits and The Sake Ninja Chris Johnson as they host this week’s session. This week, you’ll enjoy a rare chance to look … Continue reading Tour Niizawa Brewery of Miyagi Prefecture with the American Sake Association