KUBOTA: Sake Blending and Tasting| Dec. 02, 2020

Date Guest Speakers Time Registration WEDS 12/02 w/ Yuko Sato,Kubota Team 5pm PT | 8pm ET(12/03 10am JST) CLICK Here Join us for another look inside Asashi Shuzo, the famed brewer of Kubota sake! We’ll be learning about how they blend their sake as well as how their sake tasting and product quality checks are […]

Tatsuriki Brewery Tour & Yamadanishiki Terroir Talk | Oct. 28, 2020

Date Guest Speakers Time Registration WED 10/28 w/ Ryusuke Honda,Mr. Kimura 5pm PT | 8pm ET(10/29 9am JST) CLICK Here Come visit Honda Shoten’s Sakagura (Sake Brewery, where they make Tatsuriki sake) and see the Yamadanishiki Toku A region rice field, now in season for harvesting. Joining us will be the Kuramoto (brewery owner), Mr. […]

Izumibashi Brewery: Sustainability & Modern Agriculture | Oct. 21, 2020

Date Guest Speakers Time Registration WEDS 10/21 w/ Yuichi Hashiba, Kayoko Abe 5pm PT | 8pm ET(10/22 9am JST) CLICK Here Join Sake School of America as we learn more about Izumibashi Brewery, their approach to sustainability, and modern agriculture. Leading the presentation and talk will be Izumibashi’s president, Yuichi Hashiba, and Izumibashi Brand Ambassador, […]

Hakkaisan AWA Webinar | Sept. 10, 2020

Date Speaker Time Registration Sat 09/10 Timothy Sullivan 5pm PT | 7pm CT | 8pm ET CLICK Here Join Hakkaisan Global Brand Ambassador Timothy Sullivan (one of our instructors!) as he introduces you to Hakkasian AWA Sparkling Sake in a fun and delicious free webinar. Premium sparkling sake is more popular than ever, but questions […]

Watch: A Conversation with Toshio Ueno and Reiko Hirai

Watch and listen in on a conversation about sake styles as Toshio Ueno (founder of Sake School of America), John Sporing (founder of A Life Well Drunk), and Reiko Hirai, (founder of DC Sake Co.) dive into three delicious sake! Toshio is the only one in the world to hold Master of Sake (酒匠), Master […]

Sake Splash: Lucky Brew Series

Are you feeling lucky? Welcome back to Sake Splash with Eda! I think the Kyoto beer from the last article might have changed me into a beer person… So, this week, I’m bringing you some more of that ji-beer (地ビール) goodness, also known as craft beer from Japan!  This time we’re looking at Kizakura Brewery’s […]

Kubota Virtual Brewery Tour w/ Toshio Ueno | Jul. 28, 2020

Date Guest Speakers Time Registration TUES 07/28 w/ Toshio Ueno,Kubota Team 5pm PT | 8pm ET(07/29 9am JST) CLICK Here Come join us for a virtual tour of Kubota Sake’s Brewery!Learn more about the brewery history with the Kubota Team and receive a guided tasting of Kubota Junmai Daiginjo and Kubota Hekijyu w/ Toshio Ueno. […]

A Conversation with Toshio Ueno | Aug. 13, 2020

Date Guest Speakers Time Registration THURS 08/13 w/ Toshio Ueno 3pm PT | 6pm ET CLICK Here Hosted by A Life Well Drunk Join Toshio Ueno (founder of Sake School of America), John Sporing (founder of A Life Well Drunk), and Reiko Hirai, (founder of DC Sake Co.), for a conversation about sake styles. Toshio […]

Hakkaisan Amasake Webinar | Jul. 23, 2020

Date Speaker Time Registration WEDS 07/23 Timothy Sullivan 5pm PT | 7pm CT | 8pm ET CLICK Here Historically amasake has been a summer drink to combat fatigue, so this is the perfect time of year to learn about it! You can enjoy Hakkaisan Amasake chilled, warmed and even as a mixer for smoothies, coffee […]