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True Sake

  • December 15, 2011 Beau Timken

    True Sake Newsletter December 2011

    Dear Sake Drinker, Welcome to the December Issue of America's sake-centric Newsletter. In this issue let sake take care of your Christmas and holiday gift giving needs, get your bubbles on with sparkling sakes for New Years, learn about another...

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  • December 15, 2011 Beau Timken

    True Sake Selects - Sake 101 samplers, Great gift box, Great ideas

    Sake 101 "Classic" $25 (includes box and tasting notes) Shirakabegura "White Wall" (Junmai) Hakutsuru "White Crane" (Junmai Ginjo) Chobei "First Boss" (Junmai Daiginjo) Sake 101 "Deluxe" $42 (includes box and tasting notes) Bunraku "Forgotten Japanese Spirit" (Yamahai Junmai) Kudoki Jozu...

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  • December 15, 2011 Beau Timken

    The SECRET WORD December 2011

    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, 2011 Beau Timken

    Sake Marketing - A Retraction In The Making!

    In the November Issue of the True Sake Newsletter I wrote a tongue and cheek piece about the sake world needing a face - a public persona - a mascot if you will that would appeal to all and represent...

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  • December 14, 2011 Beau Timken

    Sake & Miwa - Top 10 Sake of 2011

    The other day I was reminded that I had not written my piece for the newsletter for months. Well, my mind and body were preoccupied while I battled with an illness for most of the year. Although I had less...

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  • December 14, 2011 Beau Timken

    Sake Events - Shirataki Jozen Sake Tasting

    December 9th - Shirataki Jozen "Triple Taster" FREE! Come in and taste 3 different kinds of Shirataki Jozen Mizunogotoshi Pink! White! & Aqua! WHEN: Friday 12/9, 5-7pm WHERE: 560 Hayes Street WHAT: Shirataki Jozen Mizunogotoshi Junmai Ginjo "Pink" & "White"...

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  • December 13, 2011 Beau Timken

    Sake Excursions - Sake Tours 2012

    Have you ever wanted to visit as sake brewery without setting up the whole trip? Just received this info from our friend Jennifer Hale Ockner, who organizes these amazing excursions into the heart of sake country when the breweries are...

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