Enjoy Sake @Happo-en

At the Happo-en there are some sake related event, reservation required. Please check this out!

Edo Food Stalls on Parade 2018

For this year’s Happo-en Cherry-blossom Festival, buffet-style spreads of Japanese, Western, and Chinese foods are offered in especially erected stalls. Of course specialties of Edo (Tokyo)-style sushi and tempura are on offer. Other menu items include plenty of distinctly Edo-style foods featuring local Tokyo vegetables and so-called downtown sweet dumplings (shitamachi dango). To heighten the cherry-viewing mood, on days when the stalls are open, there are performances of dancing called Tokyo Koen-ji Awa Odori and tasting of local Tokyo sake brews.

DATE AND TIME

2018/3/29 (Thu) and 30 (Fri)Thu

19:00 – 21:00 (reception counter opens at 18:30).

Reservations required. Banquet Sales Dept Tel 03-3441-7888(10:00~19:00)

Place
Jour Room, Main Building 1F
Price
¥7,000 (including tax, service charge, and unlimited food and alcoholic/nonalcoholic beverages)

Enjoy Sake Served in Edo Kiriko Cut Glass

Delight in the flavors of sake produced at the Ishikawa,Tamura, and Ozawa Breweries—the three largest sake makers in Tokyo—served in delightful vessels made of traditional Japanese cut glass—Edo kiriko—from the Taburo Glass Studio, in Edogawa City, Tokyo. You can even try your hand at crafting your very own Edo kiriko cup to drink your sake from. On the day of the event, an original Cherry-viewing Box Lunch, including Japanese, Western, and Chinese treats, will be available to enjoy with either sake or Japanese wine.

 

DATE AND TIME

2018/3/31 (Sat)

19:30 – 21:30 (reception counter opens at 18:30).

Reservations required. Banquet Sales Dept Tel 03-3441-7888(10:00~19:00)

Place
Grace Room, Main Building 3F
Price
¥7,000 (including tax, service charge, a lunch box, and unlimited alcoholic/nonalcoholic beverages).
An additional ¥4,320 (tax included) to participate in making Edo kiriko cut glass.

Gourmet Excursion 2018: Concentrating on Elegance

A chance for the luxury of full Tokyo-style refinement as represented by soba noodles, vegetables, and local sake. Veteran representatives of the Ishikawa and Toshimaya Breweries explain how sake is made at their companies. Chefs carefully demonstrate on the spot how such foods as hand-cut soba noodles are produced.

DATE AND TIME

2018/4/2 (Mon)

From 19:00

Reservations required. Banquet Sales Dept Tel 03-3441-7888(10:00~19:00)

Place

Hakuho-kan in the garden
Price
¥10,000 (including tax and service charge)

LOCATION

HAPPO-EN:1-1-1 Shirokane-dai Minato-ku Tokyo Japan

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Access

Toei Mita Line, Tokyo Metro Nanboku Line “Shirokanedai Station”
Exit the station out of Exit 2 and continue walking for about one minute to reach Happo-en.

For more information visit, Happo-en’s spring festival 2018

Hanamizake at Tokyo Skytree

You can find Sake friendly restaurants in Sumida-ku at the Tokyo Skytree Town Solamachi! You can enjoy delicious sake and snacks! !

How to enjoy
1. Purchase ‘Ochoko’ for 300 yen as admission fee.
2. At the sake booth, taste each Sake 200 yen per cup.
3. Enjoy the food (300 to 500 yen) with sake

To enjoy admiring cherry blossoms and drinking Sake is called hanamizake, this year, the Tokyo sakura is expected to be in full bloom between March 24-28, it will be able to do Hanamizake.

You can also stop by the Solamachi Shotengai where is packed with tourists shopping for food and souvenirs in a traditional Japanese atmosphere.

DATE AND TIME

2018/3/24 (Sat) – 3/25 (Sun)

11:00 – 16:00

LOCATION

TOKYO Solamachi ground floor

2 Chome-19-9 Narihira, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0002

東京スカイツリータウン(墨田区押上1)のソラマチひろば

Access

Directly connected to

Tobu Skytree Line “Tokyoku Skytree Station”
Tokyo Metro, Toei Subway, Keisei Line “Oshigami Station”

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Admission Fee

300 yen (with original Ochoko)

 

Web site

For more information visit, すみだの花見酒

“Aoyama Sake Flea” in Aoyama

Taste more than 120 kinds of Japanese sake from 36 brewers across Japan

The popular breweries will be opened in the Japanese sake market “Aoyama Sake Flea” from all over Japan, on March 31 (Sat) and April 1 (Sun) in 2018, 2 days, at the United Nations University Farmers’ Market.

You can find 120 kinds of Japanese sake selection that as fresh as enjoy only at this time or is difficult to find in Kanto are, from nationwide 36 sake brewers. It is not only comparing the taste of different sake, you can also enjoy taste while listening to the concept of sake and the story behind the development of sake from the brewery.

You can purchase Drinking tickets from 2 coin tasting tickets at the venue. Original Ochoko (sake cup) is also a set. If you want to enjoy various tastes of sake, you can buy 30 coins, 40 coins advance tickets. 1 cup of sake is from 1 coin. There are some special sake which is more than 2 coins you need.

There is also some food suitable for sake. It is not only Japanese cuisine such as Yakitori (grilled chicken skewers), Gyu-Nikomi(Beef stew in Japanese style), but also western cuisine such as pizza are available. DJ live, Rakugo (traditional Japanese art of storytelling) and more!

DATE AND TIME

2018/3/31 (sat) – 4/1 (sun)

11:00〜17:00

LOCATION

United Nations University Farmers’ Market

5-53-70 Jingumae Shibuya-ku Tokyo

東京都渋谷区神宮前5-53-70

Omotesando Station (Chiyoda, Ginza, Hanzomon lines), exit B2; 3 min on foot

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Advance ticket is on sale. Only 100 set! E-ticket

“Nonbei” set (for heavy drinkers) 30 coins and 2 Ochoko (6,000 yen)

“Sokonashi no Shugo” set (for bottomless heavy drinkers) 40 coins and 2 Ochoko (7,500 yen)

It is available share with your friend or family!  Coins are available during this 2 days!

※ 2% ticketing service fee will be charged.

At the venue ticket

“Starter” set 2,000 yen 8 coins and  1 Ochoko

“Nonbei” set (for heavy drinkers) 4,000 yen 20 coins and 1 Ochoko

“Choinomi” set (sip of sake) 1,000yen 2 coins and 1 Ochoko

Web site

For more information visit, http://farmersmarkets.jp/sakeflea8/

The 2nd “Tokyo Sake Brewery Fair”

You can enjoy sake in all nine breweries across Tokyo, – Ryogoku – Edo NOREN 1F “Tokyo Shouten”. It will be held for five days from 20th to 24th March 2018.
In the first one held in October 2017, 571 people attended.

Event overview

The background of “Tokyo Sake Brewery Fair”
Tokyo as a metropolitan city, symbolized by skyscrapers and advanced technology and culture. In here, there are firmly breathing “the skill of the crafts handed down from generation to generation”, “powerful and beautiful rich nature” and “the culture of the Edo passed down quietly”. The fair will be held with the hope that the customer enjoys and compares the taste sake of traditional Tokyo sake brewery casually and gets to know about Tokyo local sake.

“Tokyo Sake Brewery Fair” highlights

Taste freely representative brands of 9 breweries sake in Tokyo from the automatic tasting machine which is Kanto area only one.
All you can drink 20 kinds of Junmai / Junmai Gijo!
You can drink 10 kinds of Daiginjo and draft beer 100 yen per one cup.
The bites of Tokyo special products from 200 yen. E.g. Okutama pickled wasabi and Kokugikan Yakitori (Grilled Chicken Skewers).
You can also buy items which your favourite sake and bites.
It is available to bring your own bites.
Special present: Tokyo Shouten original Ochoko (equivalent to 400 yen).

DATE AND TIME

2018/3/20(tue) – 24 (sat) 11:00-22:00 (Last order 21:00)

LOCATION

Tokyo Shouten (1F in Edo NOREN 1-3-20 Yokoami Sumida-ku Tokyo )
東京商店(東京都墨田区横網1-3-20 江戸NOREN内1F)
JR “Ryogoku” station, the location is directly connected to the station

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Admission fee: 1,500 yen per hour (excluding tax). Extension 30 minutes 500 yen (excluding tax).
Capacity: Especially None (Please wait when it is full)
Application method: Pay at the store counter on the day

For more information visit, http://shouten.tokyo