Category Archives: drinking sake

July 17

the sake dinner. september 18 2012. westborough ma.

The latest Sake and food pairing attempt in the Boston area is…well, not in the Boston area. Julio’s Liquors is teaming up with The Mandarin, a local Chinese/Japanese restaurant, to bring you four courses and six Sake on September 18th. The event is sure to be a crowd pleasing one with Asian fusion food from […]

June 18

sake tasting and dinner. cafe sushi. cambridge ma.

The brewers are lined up and ready to pour, taste and educate. Boston’s Japan Society summer Sake event is about to start. With 7 brewers, Sake expert John Gauntner and the best sushi in Cambridge – this is going to be a great night. Although sold out, look to the Japan Society for more great […]

June 06

sake tasting and dinner. june 18 2012. cafe sushi cambridge.

Although it feels like our summer here in Boston hasn’t started yet, it is already time for a summer Sake tasting and dinner with the Japan Society of Boston. This year’s event is smaller and more exclusive so get your tickets soon. This important event will feature Sake expert John Gauntner and a travelling group […]

March 28

sake and food pairing at kihachi.columbus oh.

Kihachi – Columbus OH, a set on Flickr. Sometimes as Americans, who are busy and constantly connected to friends all over the world via devices in our pockets, we need reminding of just how large and diverse our country is. As someone who used to live in Japan, I sometimes need reminding that large coastal […]

January 17

the year of the dragon.

A big hello to all my blog readers in this new year~! This year has certainly started off at a very busy pace and unfortunately the blog hasn’t been keeping up with the pace of the dragon. Recently I was asked to write a post on the Mutual Trading Co.’s blog for their amazing Japanese Culinary Center in […]

September 27

october 1st 2011. celebrate sake day.umami brookline.

I just received an exciting email from the folks over at Umami Asian Bistro in Brookline. In celebration of Sake Day – October 1st, they are having some special Sake inspired treats for members of the Boston Sommelier Society and the United States Bartender’s Guild (USBG). If you are a drinks professional in either of these […]

August 11

sake cocktails at umami. washington square brookline.

As the rain stops and the sun peeks out, putting the rest of the week in Boston into the mid 80’s with lots of sun, the idea of a Sake based cocktail seems to calm the mind. The world of Sake cocktails can be completely hit or miss – some cover the taste of Sake […]