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August 2015

  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    Back to Cool Special

    Welcome to the 132st Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this end-of-summer edition learn more about our signature sake tasting event called Sake Day and why you should be a part of it, discover how one helping hand can make...

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  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    Sake Way – Sake People Helping Sake People

    I remember the evening very well. It was one of the most surreal times in my life, and was the perfect example of the phrase, “Every storm cloud has a silver lining.” Except for this storm cloud was huge, one...

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  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    True Cup – cUpdate!

    Okay folks! Good news keeps coming our way! The first volley of permits have made their way through Nodor or whatever deep dark impassable forest you can think of - and all looks good! The SF building and permit board...

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  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    Beau-Zone Layer

    Ohyama Tomizu “Special Water”From Yamigata Prefecture. Tokubetsu Junmai. SMV: -6 Acidity: 1.6SMV: +3 Acidity: 1.7   Knock Knock! Who’s there? The brewery that you didn’t think made good sake based on their one sake that you tasted! It happens all...

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  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    Mei’s New Store Arrivals: Ohyama, Ninki, and Kenshin

    Ohyama Tokubetsu Junmai NamaFrom Yamagata PrefectureSMV: +2.5 Acidity: 1.5$36/720ml Drinking great this year! Balanced with fresh flavors on a fun and bouncy Nama flow. This is a drink it now brew for the full and tasty effect of a seasonally...

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  • August 23, 2015 Beau Timken

    Sake Images – is now #truesake on Instagram

    So there have been a lot of requests on how to follow me and my (let’s call it unique) eye for sake-centric photography. There are two ways. First you can follow me directly at @truesake on Instagram, which is a really...

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