Chowhounds offer tips on this Japanese fermented-rice wine, from breweries in Japan to recipes for sake cocktails and retail shops in the States.

Japan trip report May 2018

by Belkisw 1 month ago

Here are my foodie notes from our three week trip to Japan earlier this month. As you will see, I essentially tried t...


Algerena commented 9 days ago

Specialty liquor store for Japanese sake/shochu?

by nakni 6 years ago

I was wondering if there are any liquor stores that have more and rarer options for sake or shochu than what the Japa...


Gaddiel commented 29 days ago

Super Foodie Japan Trip - Advice On Cities to Include?

by Belkisw 9 months ago

My husband and I are doing a foodie trip to Japan in the spring for our belated honeymoon for three weeks. I have bee...

Robb S

Robb S commented 9 months ago

Source for buying sake in the MD/DC area?

by amethiste 9 years ago

Hello All! I am looking to buy a bottle of Junmai Daiginjo sake. Does anyone know where I can buy this for a good...


manolotraveler commented 10 months ago

Questions re. Cocktail Bars, Sake Pubs, Jazz Lounges, etc.

by OliverB 4 years ago

Before I delve into lists and ask for feedback and suggestions, I'd like to give you an idea of what I'm looking for....

Robb S

Robb S commented 1 year ago

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Sake In NOVA

by atfinva 1 year ago

Any suggestions for where to buy sake in N. Virginia? Total Wine has a very limited selection.

Sake @ LCBO

by Apprentice 1 year ago

Any favourites at the LCBO that I should try out? In the past I've enjoyed Tenzan Junmai Genshu Jizake and Sato N...

Notorious P.I.G.

Notorious P.I.G. commented 1 year ago

Dewatsuru Sakura Emaki Sake

by Amandarama 1 year ago

On a whim I purchased this beautifully hued sake, Dewatsuru Sakura Emaki. Has anyone tried this one before? Any foo...


Amandarama commented 1 year ago

Sequoia Sake Brewery, SF - anyone been for their tasting/tour?

by hhc 1 year ago

I'm curious if hounds have tried Sequoia Sake Brewery, SF - their website said they offer sake flight tasting (Nama/...


SeaEagle commented 1 year ago

Standing sake bars in Tokyo

by Robb S 1 year ago

There's a brand-new restaurant complex that just opened in November in front of Ryogoku station called Edo Noren, and...

Robb S

Robb S commented 1 year ago

Mirin and Sake sub for Chicken Wings

by walker 2 years ago

I saw Andrew Zimmern make Grandmother's Chinese Chicken Wings on The Best Thing I Ever Made and now I'm dying for the...


walker commented 2 years ago

Sake Retailers in the East Bay?

by Christo 12 years ago

Anyone know of a good sake retailer in Oakland/Berkeley area? Thanks!


55jazzye commented 2 years ago

Looking for Wakatake Onikoroshi Sake

by walkie74 2 years ago

Hey folks, I'm trying to find a bottle of the stuff as a Christmas present (yes, I could order it online, but I d...


walkie74 commented 2 years ago

Leichi Japanese Cuisine | Santa Clara

by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

Leichi opened a few months ago, taking over Hoshi's spot. The neon sign for Hoshi is still up. Inside, the interior i...

Melanie Wong

Melanie Wong commented 2 years ago

Hiro Sushi/Kotobuki Sake Bar

by CarNut 3 years ago

After being closed for a full renovation and expansion (doubled in size), I saw today that Hiro Sushi has reopened, w...


CaLBeaR1227 commented 2 years ago

gyumotsu nikomi + nihonshu

by Robb S 3 years ago

I'm looking for places in Tokyo that have good gyumotsu nikomi and also decent sake to drink. It doesn't have to be ...

Robb S

Robb S commented 2 years ago

Edmonton - Where can I find a good bottle of sake?

by Garnetgirl 8 years ago

I have seen a few kinds of sake at Sherwood Liquor but most places barely carry anything other than gekkeikan. Does ...


aloominat commented 3 years ago

Izakaya Seki: The very good and the very bad

by wineo1957 5 years ago

We had our first meal at Izakaya Seki last week. Given partner's travel schedule taking him to SF and LA a lot, we a...


Kurtis commented 3 years ago

Yopparai is fantastc!

by Spiritchaser 4 years ago

Yopparai is absolutely incredible, why haven't I seen more about it on this board? Went for dinner last night an...


Spiritchaser commented 3 years ago

Food Sake Tokyo by Yukari Sakamoto

by choc_luver 3 years ago

Hello...spotted this book in the bookshop and wondered if anyone had used it and could give any feedback on the recom...


choc_luver commented 3 years ago