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Australian Sake Awards

Event

Sydney Jun 10, 2022

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10 Jun – Marumoto Sake Brewery Tasting with Sakelier

Sydney

Sakelier, the newest Australian sake importer and specialising in boutique sake breweries, will be featuring their Chikurin and hou-hou-shu sparkling sake range by Marumoto Sake Brewery from Okayama, Japan.  A wonderful chance to sample their hand crafted sake brewed with one of the best sake r… Read More

Sydney May 22, 2022

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22 May – Umeshu, Japanese liqueur Workshop

Sydney

Family owned, boutique sake importer -Sakenet, is hosting an umeshu experience at Annadales exceptional Precinct 37 cafe. Sakenet has brought 5 new umeshu from select Japanese producers and have created an event to explore the history and more so, the many ways that traditional Japanese liquers … Read More

Sydney Feb 11, 2022

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11 Feb – Kubota Online Tasting Event

Sydney

Jun Pacific (t/a Tokyo Mart and Fuji Mart) is one of Australia’s largest importers of high quality Japanese products and a leader in their sake offering, will be holding a free online tasting event on the 11th of February 2022 in collaboration with Asahi-Shuzo, a renowned sake brewery in Nagaoka Ci… Read More

Sydney Nov 26, 2021 - Jan 31, 2022

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26 Nov – 31 Jan – Kanpai Now! The Tastes of Japan

Sydney

Kanpai Now, a program to promote Japanese sake has begun in Sydney and Melbourne. The program offers anyone visiting select restaurants and bars a free glass of sake in exchange for a short survey with the aim to promote sake and learn how to help brewers better connect with costumers. With 15 h… Read More

Perth Jul 31, 2021 - Aug 01, 2021

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31 Jul & 1 Aug – Perth – Sake No Jin Sake Festival

Perth

Perth's Legendary Sake Festival Returns One of the best sake festivals returns for it's 7th year with an absolutely stellar list of over 90 different craft Japanese yuzushu, umeshu, beer, whisky and of-course plenty of sake. Supersake founder Brett Carboni has promised this years event is the… Read More

Sydney Dec 03, 2020

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3 Dec – Black Market Sake 10th Birthday Masterclass


Sydney

Australian Sake importer Black Market has teamed up with the local legends at P&V to create a one of a kind masterclass using some of their rarest and most spectacular sake. The masterclass will centre around Black Market Sake's private reserve, using sake that have been meticulously aged in… Read More

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Features

Local Saké store guide in Australia 2022

News Daniel Zar

(updated on 10/11/2021) Whilst online shopping has meant we have access to more saké than ever before; there is always a place for our local stores, from expert guidance to having a physical range we can see and touch to help us decide which saké is right for the occasion. It is also incredib… Read More

Online Saké shop guide in Australia 2022

News Daniel Zar

(updated on 10/11/2021) With every Australian saké event currently cancelled and local businesses desperately needing support to survive this tough situation, we have been thinking about how we can help both our community and the small Australian businesses which make saké in Australia possible.… Read More

Event Recap: Sake Matsuri Sydney 2019

News Daniel Zar

Sydney’s biggest saké festival was back with this year’s event being one the best yet. Sydney’s Sake Matsuri 2019 featured more Toji and brewery workers than ever before with representatives flying in, as well as our favourite local Aussie distributors discussing the incredible taste, texture and u… Read More