NYC: Sake and the City at Astor Center
February 12, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
SAKE AND THE CITY!
Enjoy an evening at the Astor Center discovering and tasting Sake.
This exciting Sake event in New York will feature top Sake producers from Japan with light fare. Come explore and enjoy a unique evening out on the town. “Sake and the City” is hosted by the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association (JSS).
When: Tuesday, February 12th, 2013, 6:30PM – 9:00PM
Where: Astor Center, 399 Lafayette St New York, NY
Admission fee: $30.00
Special for Urban Sake Readers!!
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Light refreshments will be served. Must be 21+ to attend, ID required.
About the Sponsors:
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)
The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) is a government-related organization that works to promote mutual trade and investment between Japan and the rest of the world. JETRO has seventy two offices in fifty-five countries, as well as six branches in the United States, located in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco. Established in 1958 to promote Japanese exports, today JETRO’s mandate includes encouraging overseas businesses to bring their operations to Japan, thereby stimulating healthy competition, providing new employment opportunities, and helping to improve Japan’s overall economy. For companies in the US looking to expand or differentiate their product offerings, JETRO showcases premium goods that are uniquely Japanese. For additional information please visit www.jetro.org.
Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association (JSS)
The Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association (JSS) is a nationwide brewers’ association that works to educate about the different types and processes involved in making Sake and Shochu. For more information, please visit http://www.japansake.or.jp/sake/english/.