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Sake Tasting with Joto Sake

Photo by Jonathan Ley

VIP tickets are sold out. Regular tickets are still available.

Connect with the culture of Japan through its signature beverage: sake. Enjoy twilight in the Garden’s new Cultural Village and explore the structure, history, and brewing of a selection of sakes from Japanese microbreweries presented by representatives of Joto Sake. Japanese food pairings will be provided by Noraneko, a popular local Japanese restaurant focusing on ramen.

VIP ticketholders are invited to an exclusive hour of tasting in the Yanai Classroom, which includes a presentation on the history and crafting of sake from 5-6pm. VIP guests will also enjoy tasting of an additional special reserve sake.

Sponsored by Joto Sake and Noraneko, with ticket proceeds supporting the Garden’s cultural and educational programming.

Due to limited parking, the Garden recommends guests use public transportation, taxi, or ride-sharing services for this event. For safety, the Historic Garden will be closed during this