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December 2016

  • December 19, 2016 Beau Timken

    Bah Humbug!

    Welcome to the 148th Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this riveting Holiday issue check out the great religious holiday double booking, go deep in to our holiday archives at the True Sake Newsletter, get the wink wink about some...

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  • December 19, 2016 Beau Timken

    Sake Moments – Hanukkah & Christmas Mash-Up

    Holy Holiday Mash-Ups Batman! Talk about good timing for the kids! This year, the 12 days of Christmas totally coincide with the 8 days of Hanukkah, and, since I am an equal opportunity exploiter of all things for the “sake”...

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  • December 19, 2016 Beau Timken

    Sake Archives – Some Blasts From the Pasts

    Of course I needed to use my calculator, but when I divided this current Issue of the True Sake Newsletter #148 by 12 it remarkably told me 12.333333333, which means I have written 12 issues for the month of December,...

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  • December 19, 2016 Beau Timken

    Sake Shhhh! – The Sake Connoisseur’s Casbah

    Move along now! Nothing to see here! Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain. Move along! For a VERY limited time we have created a sake connoisseur’s section that is too amazing to call a Connoisseur’s “Corner.” Let...

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  • December 19, 2016 Beau Timken

    The Beau-Zone Layer

    Narutotai Mizu & Kome “Rice & Water”From Tokushima Prefecture. Junmai Genshu. SMV: -1 Acidity: 1.4 This sake screams, “I am different!” From the moment that I don’t know when I tasted it to the moment that I retried it this...

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  • December 19, 2016 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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