True Sake Newsletter January 2014 January, 2014 Dear Sake Lover, Welcome to the 113th Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this “Hot Sake Month” issue we say good bye to one of the really bright lights in the sake world – Bob Kantor, look in on a special hot sake experience in Kobe,... Continue reading article ›
Hot Sake – A Memory From Kobe January, 2014 A long long time ago – in a universe far far away – I was taken to an izakaya in Kobe that specialized in sake, so much so that when I went for the first time there were four kuramotos (owners of breweries) also imbibing.... Continue reading article ›
Sake Secrets – How Best To Warm Sake January, 2014 If you are reading this then you obviously know that hot or heated sake is beuno! You have not been tricked into the notion that hot sake is garbage, and that only garbage sake makes for garbage hot sake. For years we at True Sake... Continue reading article ›
Sake List – The TOP TEN Warming Sakes January, 2014 Hot sake sucks right? No you freakin’ idgit! Bad sake makes for bad hot sake, but good sake makes for good hot sake! Get it? It’s cold this time of year and nothing warms the cockles like a warm cup of brew! Talk about therapeutic... Continue reading article ›
Hot Sake Spots – Who Pours Good Hot Sake In SF January, 2014 Since we are talking hot (atsukan) sake I thought I’d call around and ask some friends what hot sakes are gracing the menus of some of the better sake spots in SF. As you know most sushi restaurants that are not passionate about sake pour... Continue reading article ›
Super Sake – What Sakes To Pour For The Super Bowl January, 2014 Huh? Drinking sake while watching the Super Bowl? You’re kidding right? Nope! No I am not! But before I mention some reasons and sakes to drink watching ye’ol grid iron’s greatest day let me go back to a point that I have been making for... Continue reading article ›
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