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2012-07-23 18:20:28

TOKYO, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Hidetoshi Nakata, a member of the Executive Committee of "ARIGATO in LONDON" and also known as a former national football player who once played in the Italian Serie A and the English Premier League, has produced "N Bar" at London County Hall to express his gratitude for worldwide support to Japan after the Great East Japan Earthquake. Nakata promptly operated charity football matches in Asia and the EU and a number of charitable events...

2012-06-07 06:27:05

LOS ANGELES, June 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TY KU, one of the world's best premium sake and naturally low calorie spirits producers, has named FILTER Creative Group of Los Angeles, as their creative marketing agency of record for both their sake and spirits line of beverages. FILTER Creative Group will oversee all creative direction and marketing strategy for the premium TY KU brand, including digital, experiential and event marketing, as well as celebrity and music lifestyle initiatives....

2012-03-13 06:00:00

NEW YORK, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TY KU Premium Sake & Naturally Low Calorie Asian Spirits is excited to announce its new partnership with Patti Stanger, the star of Bravo's "Millionaire Matchmaker." Stanger is a third generation matchmaker who founded the Millionaires Club in January 2000. Since then, she has added bestselling author, radio host, and executive producer of her own DVD to her growing list of credits. Patti has always been a sake enthusiast and a huge...

2011-11-16 08:49:00

MIAMI, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Benihana Inc. (NASDAQ: BNHNA; BNHN), the nation's leading operator of Japanese theme and sushi restaurants, has been given the Gold Award at the 2011 U.S. National Sake Appraisal for its Sho Chiku Bai Classic brand. Sho Chiku Bai Classic is brewed by Takara Sake USA Inc. and is bottled and labeled as "Benihana Sake" for the restaurant's house sake brand. Benihana's house sake competed against 96 contenders in the Junmai category at the international...

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...