This is the perfect opportunity for people who like a tipple every now and then of something different. Learn how sake is made, about the raw ingredients, about the myriad of varieties that are out there. In this program, a British sake master will teach you the A to Z of sake and help you find a sake which is perfectly suited to your personal preferences. It's like buying a suit, only it's sake.
Each lesson comes with a specially made hand-out and cheat sheet which you can take home to relive the experience.
- SAKE IN A NUTSHELL
- HISTORY OF SAKE
- SAKE INGREDIENTS
- SAKE PRODUCTION PROCESS
- THE SAKE BREWERY
- THE FEATURES OF SAKE
- CRASH COURSE ON HOW TO FIND A SAKE TO SUIT YOUR PERSONAL TASTES
The master will guide you through a selection of flights comprising of 10-15 completely different sakes, taken from breweries located all over Japan.
Special Section: Seasonal Sake Selection
From January through to March, participants will be guided through 3 different newly brewed sakes. The freshness and vivacious quality of this type of sake is truly unparalleled.
* Contents may vary depending on season.
Old to New
A selection of sakes that allow the participant to experience both old and new sake making styles.
A selection of sakes that show off the different aromas that are possible. Prepared to be amazed by the vast array of aromas.
The master will choose a selection of sake to pair with the food you have brought with you.
The best of the best
Finish off with some of the most exquisitely beautiful refined sakes.
Weird and wonderful
Some of the strangest sakes out there. This flight includes cloudy sakes.
Sake at different temperatures
A selection of one or two sakes served at different temperatures.
You choose the sake and our master will tell you about them.
After the lesson and guided tasting, you will be free to taste over 100 different kinds of sake including plum wine and other Japanese liqueurs. You are welcome to bring in your own food.
What is KURAND SAKE MARKET?
A standing bar located in Tokyo that stocks rare and seasonal types of sake that are not easy to find elsewhere, ready for you to taste.
You are free to bring in your own food and snacks. Our super easy-going re-entry policy means that you are free to go out and purchase food at any time.
From 7pm to 11pm, you are free to compare as many different kinds of sake as you like. There is no better chance to find that perfectly bespoke sake.