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WHAT IS NOUSAKU?

nousaku
In the hot summer, cold Sake refreshes you, and in the winter, hot Sake for warms you. One of the delights of Sake is it can be enjoyed in all of the season. Of course, there are other delights Sake brings, such as indulging in Sake from a sakazuki with your loved ones and great […]

THE 10 BEST VESSELS FOR GIFT

THE 10 BEST VESSELS FOR GIFT
For gifts to Sake lovers, Sake beginners, consider selecting sake vessels to enjoy evening Sake even more. Among our gift box ready sake vessels, popular sake vessels, paired sake vessels, delicate glass sake vessels and, of course, taste-inducing pottery sake vessels, we will introduce our recommendations.

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FOUR SEASONS SAKE SET GLASSWARE (Tsugaru Vidro)

We have noticed there is an increase among Sake drinkers becoming particular about Sake set used when enjoying delicious Sake. From glass pieces to wooden ones, Sake sets are made from many materials. Among the different Sake set manufacturers, have you ever heard of Tsugaru Vidro, a very popular Sake set manufacturer here in Japan?

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SAKE FOR SUSHI

SAKE fou Sushi

When asked “what is your favorite Japanese food?”, many will answer “sushi.” With so many sushi restaurants opening worldwide, we can safely say It is a Japanese culture accepted by many.

So, imagine eating delicious sushi and enjoying a tasty Sake…what a delightful combination! But among sushi, there are many types of sushi. So, […]

HOW TO DRINK OUT OF MASU(Square Sake Box)

If you have ever been to a small Izakaya (Sake bar in Japan) and ordered a glass of Sake, you might have seen a waiter giving you a Sake glass inside a square wooden box and pouring Sake until the Sake overflows and spills into the wooden box. That box is called Masu (枡). You might […]

OVER FLOW YOUR CUP!! – SIZZLE SAKE SET

Hello. Thank you for always reading Sake Talk.
Have you read our recent post “The 10 Best Vessels for Cold Sake”?
In this post, we introduced many sake vessels. As Sake lovers, we are sure many of you already possess various sake vessels. However, we wonder if your eyes are as satisfied as your sense of taste […]

5 EASY SAKE PAIRING JAPANESE FOOD AND RECIPES

Is it difficult to make Japanese food at home?
To enjoy Sake deliciously at home, to “drink at home” happily, obviously our favorite bottle of Sake is necessary. However, imagine if we were able to prepare a snack, a Sake pairing appetizer, to complement the sake? Wouldn’t that be a perfect evening? It is easy to […]

HOMEMADE SAKE SANGRIA RECIPE

We all know Sangria, wine infused delicious, juicy fruits. Sangria is popular in Japan as well, especially among women who favor its sweet flavor and cute appearance. But did you know it is possible to make Sangria with sake?
To make Sangria, the sweetness and acidity of the fruits used blends with the wine to produce […]

THE 10 BEST VESSELS FOR COLD SAKE

What’re the 10 Best Vessels for Cold Sake?
In the previous article, “Warm Sake” was featured. So in this article let us introduce the best vessels for “Cold Sake”. These sake cups will make you have more precious time to enjoy cool Sake.

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1.1 Cold Sake Set Ice Pocket Purple
1.2 Sizzle Sake Set
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SNACKS TO COMPLIMENT UMAMI SAKE

Snacks to Compliment Umami

Now that we know what umami is, most of us cannot wait to sample this umami rich sake. However, it would be advisable to know what foods or snacks compliment the umami sake. What types of food can be paired? Not just to enjoy the beverage, but by pairing the umami sake […]