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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    True Sake Holidays - The True Gift Packs!

    Each and every day somebody will ask why I opened True Sake? And each day I reply, "Because I needed a place to buy good sake!" But there was more to it than that. I mean opening a dedicated sake...

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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    Sake Moment - Purposely Abusing Sake

    Recalling past Newsletter issues it is obvious that I like to abuse sake. No not heavy drinking! No not sake bongs or sake body shots (not yet at least), rather putting sake under duress to see what happens. We continually create experiments...

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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    Sake Bummer - Oil Slick Blues

    Add oil spills to the list of natural and un-natural occurrences that have adverse effects on the sake industry. Forget Typhoons and early frosts - forget rice eating insect invasions or excessively hot summers. In November a loser of a...

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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    True Sake Quick Hit - Kiji Restaurant

    I snuck into Kiji (http://www.kijirestaurant.com) - a small sushi restaurant on Guerrero - for a quick meal and a glass or two. With roughly 20 sakes on the menu they have a good selection from Gokyo Junmai to several Honjozo offerings. They...

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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    New Store Arrivals - Mini Mu and Mini Suigei (300ml)

    We have received new bottle size offerings from the ever popular Yaegaki Mu Junmai Dai Ginjoand Suigei "Drunken Whale" Junmai. Think 300ml's! And the fresh batch of Kudoki Jozu 720ml's is now on the shelf! We are almost out of the Fall...

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  • December 15, 2007 admin

    The SECRET WORD December 2007

    Ah, at last we have reached the end of this Newsletter and that of course means that we have come to the now-famous SECRET WORD. To those who are new the SECRET WORD is a chance for you to try...

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  • December 15, 2007 Beau Timken

    True Sake Newsletter December 2007

    Dear Sake Drinker, Welcome to the December Issue of America's sake-centric newsletter. In this issue think gifting sake for the holidays, don't UV your Ginjo Dude, January 1st sake traditions, why oil and water don't mix, and of course the...

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