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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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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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NYC Sake Walking Tour 🗓 🗺

NYC Sake Walking Tour Tuesday, June 9 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. SakaMai – 157 Ludlow Street (between Stanton and Rivington Streets) Admission: $160 Join Sake Samurais Chizuko Niikawa-Helton and Timothy Sullivan on a private sake walking tour on the Lower East Side of New York City. Over the course of three hours, two sake samurais, whose passion it is to share sake, will … Continue reading NYC Sake Walking Tour 🗓 🗺
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The Joy of Sake 🗓

The Joy of Sake Friday, June 21 from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. Metropolitan Pavilion – 125 W. 18th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues) Admission: $110 The Joy of Sake returns to New York for its 15th annual celebration. This is the largest sake tasting in the world outside Japan, with a superb array of premium labels and the best in traditional and contemporary … Continue reading The Joy of Sake 🗓