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

Using Sweet Sake (semi cheap nigori sake) vs mirin+sake combo for Japanese food

by vircabutar 6 years ago

Has anyone ever substituted sweet sake for mirin+sake in japanese food? I'm contemplating on buying sweet sake, and i...


cokkinos commented 2 months ago

Japan trip report May 2018

by Belkisw 7 months ago

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


Air_wick commented 5 months 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 7 months ago

Super Foodie Japan Trip - Advice On Cities to Include?

by Belkisw 1 year 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 1 year 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 1 year 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 2 years 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 2 years ago

Dewatsuru Sakura Emaki Sake

by Amandarama 2 years ago

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


Amandarama commented 2 years ago

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

by hhc 2 years ago

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


SeaEagle commented 2 years ago

Standing sake bars in Tokyo

by Robb S 2 years 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 2 years 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 13 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 3 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 3 years ago

Leichi Japanese Cuisine | Santa Clara

by Melanie Wong 3 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 3 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 3 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 3 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 6 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