April 2013

Sake Tastings - Niigata Meets Hokkaido / Trade Tasting in SF / Kirinzan

Posted by Beau Timken in 2013, April, Newsletter, Sake Tastings
1) Niigata Meets Hokkaido at True Sake April 24th!

Come meet two brewers from Niigata and Hokkaido and taste their amazing sakes.

The two breweries are Takasago (Ginga Shizuku "Devine Droplets") / Kaetsu (Kanbara "Bride of the Fox")

This is a rare occasion to taste a couple of exceptional Sakes from Vine Connections portfolio and talk to the brewers in person! Come and also check out the photos of the "droplet" (shizuku) process done in an ice igloo - it's quite a sight!

WHEN: WEDNESDAY, April 24th from 5pm to 7pm

WHERE: True Sake, 560 Hayes St. San Francisco

WHAT: Ginga Shizuku Devine Droplets Junmai Daiginjo & Kanbara Bride of the Fox Junmai Ginjo

HOW MUCH: $1 BONUS: 10% off of your purchase of the sampled sakes

True Sake 2) A Young's Market Trade Tasting (For Trade Only)

Young's Market / The Estates Group Sake Seminar & Trade Tasting The premier distributor of spirits, wine and Sake, Young's Market Company and The Estates Group, is hosting their very first Sake Show in San Francisco.


WHEN: TUESDAY, April 23rd from 2pm to 5pm (2-3pm Seminar / 3-5pm Tasting) WHERE: 111 Minna Gallery (downtown San Francisco)

WHAT: Young's Market Company / The Estates Group Sake Show

NOTE: Trade guests only.
Please RSVP Tamiko Ishidate

True Sake 3) Owner of Kirinzan from Niigata Will Be At True Sake

Kirinzan Sake Tasting - Saturday, May 18

The president of Kirinzan Brewery in Niigata prefecture is coming and pouring 3 kinds of their sake!

WHEN: Saturday, 5/18, 3:00pm-6:00pm

WHERE: True Sake 560 Hayes St. SF

WHAT: Kirinzan Classic Futsu-shu, Junmai & Junmai Diginjo

HOW MUCH: FREE Bonus: 10% off of your purchase of any of the sampled sake.

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