Explosive Great Taste for New Year’s Eve

New Year's Eve is about as loaded a holiday as you can get. All the pressure to be at the perfect party with that special someone at the stroke of midnight toasting with a glistening flute of the best champagne. And the New Year's Resolutions - Don't get me started on that subject.

New Kid on the Block: Kanoyama Sake Bar

IF you live in New York City and you love sushi, chances are very high you've discovered Kanoyama Sushi Restaurant. Scott introduced me to this place on Superbowl Sunday several years ago. As you may know, this is the one evening of the year when you can really have your pick of restaurants. While the world was enjoying the Superbowl halftime show, I was enjoying the spectacular sushi.

NJ: Komegashi Too Sake Tasting Dinner

Komegashi Too Sake Tasting Dinner Sake Tasting Dinner at Komegashi too! This is the best opportunity to learn sake and Japanese food all at once! We have prepared excellent selection of food, each dish paired with different sake, a terrific…

NYC: Sake Tasting & Japanese Language Lesson!

Learn about Sake and get a Japanese lesson in the process! HEY! You got your sake tasting in my Japanese language lesson! No, You got your Japanese language lesson in my sake tasting! >Sign Up Now! Hills Learning, a language…
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2009 Golden Masu Awards

For me personally, I'll look back on 2009 as a year with some struggles, some fun and some really great sake! ...And, at least for me, sake helps with both struggles and with fun. It's the time of year again when we salute some of the best sakes of the year... Just like the Oscars with lots more sake and a lot less movie stars. This year's list of winners runs the gamut from honjozo to cup sake to the finest junmai daiginjo. All of it delicious in it's own special and unique way.

NYC: Kanpai NY Holiday Party at Soba Totto

Please join us for our end-of-year holiday party at Soba Totto on December 16th!

LA: Sake Meetup at En sushi

Los Angeles Sake Hi Everyone! The venue for next Friday's LA Sake meetup is set for En sushi. This will be a super time with great sake, food and the best bartender in LA to boot. You aren't going to want to miss it! The cap on this event…

Taste of Kikusui Sake Tasting Dinner

Taste of Kikusui = The Sake of Happiness = “KIKUSUI Shuzo” is one of the finest breweries in Japan. They have been putting their efforts into discovering not only sensational sakes, but innovative new concepts as well. One…