New Store Arrivals - Summer Nama Are Here! July, 2019 Okay folks, it's a new sake season! It’s the summer released unpasteurized brews that we’ve been waiting for. Typically lighter and brighter than the spring released Namas these brews are great for picnics, grilling, and dinners under the stars. Gokyo Summer Nama 2019From Yamaguchi Prefecture. Junmai... Continue reading article ›
New Store Arrivals - So Many Namas (over 41 and counting) April, 2019 I did an informal count the other day of unpasteurized sake in the store and I was shocked. Not counting nama-chozo like Eiko Fuji Junmai Ginjo we had 41 namazake on hand. That is insane, and as I stated in our Instagram account (truesake) it... Continue reading article ›
Seasonal Sake – It’s That Time Of The Year – Nama Time! February, 2019 I always get a thrill when I see the new year bottling dates on sake bottles. That’s not a joke. It makes me smile. It comes in two forms. Our calendar year 01.19 or the Japanese emperor’s calendar Heisei ’31.01 stamped on the front or back label.... Continue reading article ›
New Store Arrivals - More and More Namas May, 2018 We’ve been ringing the nama bell like crazy this spring at True Sake. Each month, we see more and more raw offerings and nobody is complaining. With this is mind, please say hello to four more unpasteurized brews that are all fantastic. It’s hard to... Continue reading article ›
Sake Season – It’s Nama Time! March, 2018 I know I know! I shouldn’t get all whipped up for unpasteurized sakes, but I cannot help myself. Nama sake is a segment in the sake industry that I cherish, and have worked a great deal at promoting and advancing the “cause.” Why? Because A)... Continue reading article ›
Sake Archives – KJ Mines The Archives For “Amazing” Articles March, 2018 It's that time of year! My favorite time when the first glorious namazakes make their debut for the Spring season. There is nothing better than tasting through our selection and comparing the bottles to their counterparts of years past. Our namas are showing better than... Continue reading article ›
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