On Tuesday 30 April, Emperor Akihito (明仁) will be stepping down from the Chrysanthemum Throne making him the […]
This guide is for people who like to drink sake occasionally, have a basic understanding of the different […]
We’re just under two weeks away from opening the doors to our new flagship store on Panton Street. […]
Aikawa-san, master brewer at Gekkeikan Sake, made a quip about this brown ball of twigs hanging above the […]
New Year will be soon upon us again and that means it’s time for some traditional Japanese celebrations! New Year, called Shōgatsu in Japanese is one of the most important festivals of the year with plenty of tasty food and drink, as well as a fantastic variety of interesting customs.
If you want to experience some of the fun that happens during the Japanese New Year celebrations, why not join us at Japan Centre and get involved. There’s free samples to be had to make it even more tempting. 🙂
As you might expect, we’re super excited about World Sake Day coming up this Thursday. In the build up to the big day, we spoke to store manager and in-house sake sommelier to discover his top 5 sake tips at Japan Centre…