Benefit Event: Sake Tasting Party “Eat, Drink, Give!”
Saturday, December 15th, 4 PM
Date: December 15th, 2018 (Saturday) @ 4PM
Venue: The Dillon 425 West 53rd St. New York, NY
Price: $100 ($50 tax deductible)
Tickets are available at https://sake.brownpapertickets.com
Join us for a sake tasting party, led by Chinya Ikemi a certified sake sommelier , who will introduce us to 4 different types of sake, pairing each with delicate Japanese food prepared by Fujiko Aoki, the owner of Mochi Rin.
We will be tasting flavorful and elaborate sakes from three sake breweries, the global sake brand DASSAI which will open their New York brewery in 2020, Shichiken which is a Japanese sake brewery with over 300 years of history and has been run by the Kitagawara family for 12 generations, and Murashige Sake Brewery.
This event is a fund raiser for our programs scheduled for 2019:
“The Blossoming Spirits: Noh Lecture-Performance”
- April 30th in Washington DC
- May 2nd in New York
“The Heart of Kyogen 2019: Kyogen Lecture-Performance
- November 8th in New York
- November 10th in Washington DC
We believe that promoting Japanese arts in the US is a noble mission, and can help in developing mutual understanding between our two nations.
We are also proud to support Japanese artists who dedicate their lives to maintaining Japanese artistic traditions.
Thank you in advance for your support, and we look forward to seeing you at this event.