NYC: Niigata Sake Tasting Night at Sakagura


Sakagura and Niigata Sake Selections Present Niigata Sake Tasting Night
Tuesday, October 12th, 2010 7:00pm – 9:30pm

Sakagura is very excited to invite you to “Niigata Sake Tasting Night” ! We will be joined by 7 Sake Brewers from the Niigata region, known for its wonderful water and locally grown sake rice.
Please join us for an unforgettable chance to meet 7 producers and taste 13 different sakes from their breweries!

Sake Tasting & Appetizers:
$40/person (includes tax and tip)

Kiminoi Shuzo – Mr. Tomohiro Tanaka, Managing Director, owner family member
-Kiminoi Yamahai Junmai Ginjo
-Kiminoi Yamahai Junmai Daiginjo

Kinshihai Shuzo – Ms. Takako Shigeno, Manager, owner family member
-Yukikage Tokubetsu Junmai

Musashino Shuzo- Mr. Hajime Kobayashi, President, Owner
-Nyukon Tokubetsu Honjozo
-DAKU Nigori Junmai

Midorikawa Shuzo – Mr. Shunji Ohdaira, President, Owner
-Midorikawa Honjozo

Aoki Shuzo – Mr. Takafumi Aoki, President, Owner
-Kakurei Junmai Ginjo
-Kakurei Daiginjo
-Kakurei Junmai Ginjo Ume-Shu

Kirinzan Shuzo – Mr. Shuntaro Saito, President, Owner
-Kirinzan Junmai
-Kirinzan Junmai Daiginjo

Obata Shuzo – Mr. Takeshi Hirashima, President, owner family member
-Manotsuru Junmai Ginjo Genshu
-Manotsuru Daiginjo

Executive chef, Mr. Honma has also designed a Niigata-inspired menu of finger foods to enjoy while tasting the sakes:
Edamame -Boiled Young Soybeans
Yasai Stick Shuto Dip –Vegetable Stick Salad Served with Bonito Intestine Dipping Sauce
Zuke Maguro Shio Kombu Soe –Tuna Sashimi Steeped in a Sweet Soy Served with Julienned Vegetables and Dried Kombu Seaweeds
Abura Age Negimiso Yaki – Lightly Fried Tofu Puff Topped with Miso Scallion Sauce
Buta no Karaage –Lightly Fried Chunk of Pork

RSVP Hotline : 212-953-SAKE (7253)
This event is limited to 40 guests; prompt RSVPs are highly recommended.
A credit Card Number is needed to process the RSVP. (24-hour cancelation policy) Please note that this event is buffet (stand-up) style. Tables and chairs are not available.

Let’s toast for a wonderful season with great sakes! Kanpai!

NEW YORK, NY 10017
(bet 2nd and 3rd Avenue)
212-953-SAKE (7253)