Latest Sake Stories

2014-06-13 04:20:30

TOKYO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "nakata.net Cafe2014@Sao Paulo" produced by former Japanese star footballer Hidetoshi Nakata held an opening reception in Sao Paulo, Brazil, on June 11, joined by over 150 Brazilian and foreign guests and other parties concerned. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/prwfile/release/M102638/201406131403/_prw_OI1fl_7aZdnJJ4.JPG) "nakata.net Cafe2014@Sao Paulo," developed in collaboration with popular local cafe "Octavio Cafe," will be open only during...

2010-08-24 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The movement toward high quality, all natural food and drink continues to gain momentum and Americans need a cocktail that fits in with their healthy lifestyle. Rock Sake is a line of ultra-premium, domestically produced sake that is a delicious and nutritious alternative to traditional white spirits. Per ounce, Rock Sake is half the calories of vodka, rum and other white spirits and is gluten and sulfite free. Each day, Americans count calories, fat...

2010-02-17 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring, a fresh view on Japanese society will be brought to life in a new colorful and insightful book that explores the nation's rich cocktail culture and the near-mythical secrets around its traditional spirits. Renowned cocktail expert Yuri Kato's latest book, JAPANESE COCKTAILS, showcases Japan's spirits' history, traditions and tastes through an array of refreshing recipes, vibrant photography and alluring tales. A clear departure from classic...

2008-09-10 21:00:16

By JASON SILVERSTEIN "Runaway," the opening song on Thriving Ivory's self-titled debut, lays out the blueprint for all the tricks the band fills the rest of the album with: Showy production, sky-high choruses, elegant keyboard fills, soaring melodies and maybe the occasional overbearing orchestra. It's a lot to handle, and for some tracks, it can actually yield some quality. But listening to this bombastic debut in its entirety can be nauseating, and it's easy to tell why: Anything this...

2006-08-05 12:49:42

By Eva Gilliam SAKE, Congo (Reuters) - Thousands of people fled clashes between troops loyal to renegade General Laurent Nkunda and the Congolese army on Saturday in which two government soldiers were killed, officials said. The gun battle in the eastern town of Sake also left 18 civilians wounded as well as 17 government soldiers and at least two soldiers from Nkunda's brigade, U.N. officials said. Fleeing the fighting, women carrying children on their backs and men bearing...

Word of the Day
  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
'Jument' ultimately comes from the Latin 'jugum,' yoke.