The Joy of Sake 2016 comes to Tokyo

The Joy of Sake, the largest sake-tasting event held outside Japan, comes to Tokyo again on Wednesday, November 2. It showcases over 408 entries submitted to the 2016 U.S. National Sake Appraisal.

This is your chance to taste this stunning array of sakes alongside appetizers prepared by specialty 13 restaurants from Hokkaido to Kyushu. The event is held in the penthouse "Tokubestsu Hall" of the TOC Building, a 10-minute walk from Gotanda Station. This attractive venue features ambient lighting and excellent acoustics for the performance of live Hawaiian music (and hula) for this once-a-year Tokyo event.

Date & time: Nov. 2, 2016 (Wednesday) 18:00 - 21:00
Place: Gotanda TOC Building, 13F
Ticket price: 8,500 yen ($75)

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Sake Handbook released in Taiwan

A complete and authentic handbook and guide for sake lovers released in Taiwan. "日本餐酒誌" is written by Hitomi Watanabe, a Japanese kikizakeshi, or a sake sommelier and Michael Ou, a Taiwanese sakasho, or a sake master. This handbook offers current information on sake breweries and the finest local cuisine throughout Japan.

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ENTER.SAKE × KUZURYU Press Release Party

Casa SAKE Academy Presents
ENTER.SAKE × KUZURYU Press Release Party

ENTER. events are held in Ibiza and around the world by Richie Hawtin, a leading exponent of minimal techno. Richie is also known as sake enthusiast who release ENTER.SAKE brand. This July, ENTER.SAKE × KUZURYU label was released in Ibiza, and it will be served at Richie's world tour with cutting-edge dance music.

ENTER.SAKE × KUZURYU Press Release Party is held at Casa in Fukui on Sun. Aug. 30. Enjoy an interview with Mr. Mizuno, President of Kokuryu and sake tasting with cool dance music.

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