Talks

Annual Sake Event: Brewers Share Their Insider Stories

Wednesday, June 9, 6:30 PM
Online Panel Discussion

Wednesday, June 9 at 6:30 PM EDT | Calculate your local time

At Japan Society’s 24th Annual Sake Event we welcome sake brewers from Japan and the U.S. to share their stories in their own words. At this online panel discussion, moderated by sake expert John Gauntner, hear from Miho Imada, President and Toji of Imada Sake Brewing, Yuichiro Tanaka President of Rihaku Sake Brewing and Brian Polen, Co-Founder and President of Brooklyn Kura. Brewers will share behind-the-scenes details about their sake brewing methods and practices, their personal tips for enjoying sake at home, and recent challenges they have faced in the current environment. Followed by an audience Q&A.

Tickets: $15/$12 Japan Society members, seniors & students

Program Details: This program will be conducted online via Zoom. Registrants will receive the viewing link by email in advance of the event, and can submit questions through Zoom during the program.

Co-organized by the Sake Export Association.

Talks+ Programs at Japan Society are generously sponsored by MUFG (Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group).

MUFG

Additional support is provided by an anonymous donor and the Sandy Heck Lecture Fund.

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