The “Beau Zone Layer” – Shirataki Jozen Junmai Ginjo Nigori July, 2019 The “Beau Zone Layer” – Mizunoshirabe “Sound of Water” From Niigata Prefecture. Junmai Ginjo Nigori. SMV: +4 Acidity: 1.7 No! Don’t tell me that you just blew past this review, because it is an unfiltered or “Nigori” sake? Shame on you! Nigori sake is sake too! But I... Continue reading article ›
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 ›
Sake Images – Photos From The Soul Of Sake July, 2019 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 fun format to show off... Continue reading article ›
“Ask Beau” – “We ask questions too!” July, 2019 A week ago an industry sake person came in the store and tried to determine how “Organic” our sake selection looked. She was new to the sake industry coming from the wine side and tried to convince me that “Organic” sake was the future. Oh... Continue reading article ›
Hey June...! 🎶 🎸 June, 2019 Welcome to the 178th Issue of America’s sake-centric Newsletter. In this special early summer edition you get to say “finally” as we are about to roll out a new website and newsletter, kill two sake birds with one stone by attending John Gauntner’s Sake Professional... Continue reading article ›
Website & Newsletter – You’ve Heard This Before! June, 2019 Wait! I know what you are thinking. This is another warning about a website and newsletter upgrade that leads to nothing! Not true. This time it’s legit. Thanks to Mei, we have finally pulled the trigger on a team that will take the True Sake... Continue reading article ›

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