Category Archives: events

sake dinners, tastings and events in general.

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 […]

December 28

sake dinner. january 30 2012. red lantern boston ma.

There is a very cool looking Sake dinner at the end of January at Red Lantern in Boston. The pan-asian menu highlights some some really nice Sake all paired with an interesting array of food from raw fish to Uni to steak. It looks like there are a limited number of tickets to purchase from […]

November 28

sake dinner. december 5 2011. om cambridge.

If you have never attended a Sake event or dinner, then now is your chance! Next week at OM in Cambridge there will be a really great introduction to Sake and food pairings. This Sake dinner will offer 5 courses paired with some delicious Sake: First Course: Hamachi, Green Apple, Sweet Maui Onions & Wasabi […]

October 27

joy of sake. new york 2011. recap.

Every year I make sure to check out as many Sake events as I can, but I make it a point never to miss the Joy of Sake tasting in NYC every fall. This event presents over 300 Sake and a variety of food from well known New York restaurants. Working in the beer world, […]

October 27

sake tasting.october 27 2011.brix on broad boston.

I just received an email from Brix wine shop on Broad St in Boston. It seems like they are having a Sake tasting tonight from 5:00pm to 7pm! They will be tasting: Kikusui Funaguchi Honjozo Rihaku “Wandering Poet” Junmai Ginjo Tentaka Kuni “Hawk in the Heavens” Junmai Konteki “Pearls of Simplicity” Junmai Daiginjo Komachi Sparkling Nigori These […]

October 21

Joy of Sake 2011

326 Sake and 15 restaurants. What a great night.

October 14

sake tasting.october 18 2011.samba steak+sushi framingham

Next week there is a Sake tasting event at Samba Steak+Sushi on route 9 in Framingham. Although the write-up on there website spells the word Sake wrong (saki) this event is going to be great. Ruby Wines is working with Samba to provide a night of great Sake and complimentary appetizers and sushi. George Kao is coming […]

October 06

live webcast from the saijo sake festival.

For those who are new to Sake and Japan, there are a few areas that are well known for Sake and one of the most famous is undoubtedly Saijo. Settled in the mountains near the city of Hiroshima, this area with pristine water has been making Sake since 1650. Literally a “Sake Town”, Saijo has […]

October 04

joy of sake.october 21 2011.nyc

A few tickets remain for the biggest night of Sake outside of Japan! Click the links below and find out about this great event. The Altman Building (135 West 18th Street) Friday, October 21, 2011, 6:00–9:00 pm $90 per person This year The Joy of Sake moves to an elegant new venue at The Altman […]