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  • February 22, 2018 Beau Timken

    Febrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!

    Welcome to the 162nd Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this very cold and shivery issue read about a recent trip to Japan to participate in a sake “promotion” endeavor, hear about a sake radio program that talked sake and...

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  • February 22, 2018 Beau Timken

    True Sake In The News – NPR “ The Salt”

    Recently Jim Clarke, who is a wine, beer, and spirits writer based in New York, reached out for NPR’s “The Salt” to discuss sake from a global perspective. It was about an hour interview. I liked the angle that he...

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  • February 22, 2018 Beau Timken

    Sake Day – The Future of Sake 2018

    Have you circled the date for the “Future of Sake”? The 13th Annual Sake Day is happening and it’s happening in a big way! We have our color picked out! We have been inviting sake brewers from all over Japan....

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  • February 22, 2018 Beau Timken

    Beau-Zone Layer - Ninki Ichi “Natural” Sparkling Sake

      Ninki Ichi “Natural”From Fukushima Prefecture. Sparkling Junmai Ginjo. SMV: -70 Acidity: 6.5   I’m just back from visiting this modern brewery in Fukushima Prefecture. The owner and good friend Yujin Yusa gave me a long tour of his brewery, and we...

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  • February 22, 2018 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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  • February 21, 2017 Beau Timken

    Sake Love

    Welcome to the 150th Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this historic and romantic issue take a look at the loving side of sake, but first read how you can help True Sake remake our website, then get into the...

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  • February 21, 2017 Beau Timken

    Sake Emotions – Valentine’s Day LOVES Sake!

    Ha! Over the years I have always had the most fun writing about sake and Valentine’s Day. Need Proof? Check out KJ’s Section about mining the archives for fun stories. She has a lot this month, because of my past...

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