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Shizuoka Sake Tasting: Hatsukame Brewery-Daiginjo Genshu "Ai"!

The other day I had the rare pleasure to visit again Hatsukame Brewery in Okabe Cho, Shizuoka City in the company of a professional farmer consultant from the USA! 540 more words

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Shizuoka Sake Tasting: One-Cup Series 15: Fujimasa Brewery-Genkotsu

The other day I had the surprise to discover a One Cup sake by Fujimasa Brewery which is located in Fujinomiya City, a long way from Shizuoka City! 402 more words

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Shizuoka Sake Tasting: Eikun Brewery-Yamahai Junmai /Look Before You Leap(conducted at la Sommeliere in Shizuoka City)

I don’t mind repeating it all the time but I prefer conducting sake tastings in the right environment but not many places are propitious for that exercise or willing to help. 268 more words


Japanese Christmas Dinner Table Essentials

Make your Christmas extra special this year by adding Japanese touches to your dinner table. Whether you are looking for stunning ceramic additions, or a recommendation on which sake to try this festive season – we’re sure you’ll find something suited to your tastes. 453 more words


Shizuoka Sake Tasting: Oomuraya Brewery-Nanburyu Satoru Hibino 55 Wakatake Junmai Ginjo Nama Genshu Homarefuji

Satoru Hibino, master brewer at Oomuraya Brewery in Shimada City has come up with a limited edition labeled with his own name!

Satoru Hibino belomngs to the Nanbu School of brewers which originated in Sendai. 428 more words

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Ginger Crush & Sake Cosmo

In a recent blog post, we gave you 5 reasons to try sake again–one of those reasons is because sake is great for mixing in a cocktail. 120 more words

Shizuoka Sake Tasting: Hana No Mai Brewery-"Kira" Junmai Ginjo "Kura Dashi" Nama Genshu

I just had the opportunity to taste a very unusual, that is for that establishment, by Hana no Mai Brewery in Hamamatsu City, in my usual not so secret lair! 456 more words