Sake Dinner with Yoshi Yumoto, VP of Gekkeikan sake

Wednesday November 13, 2013 07:00 PM EST
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From the venue:

Explore the world of sake with our honored tour guide, Yoshi Yumoto, VP of Gekkeikan, makers of the world's finest sake.

He will take us on a journey to explore the history and art form of sake with a 4-course dinner pairing. Tickets are $45 per person. RSVP at 404.477.6111.

First Course
Oysters on a half shell
topped with mango salsa

-paired with - 

Gekkeikan Zipang
flavors of Asian pear, raspberry, elderflower & lemongrass on the nose,
followed by lime zest on the palate & a sparkling finish

Second Course
Duck Eggrolls
slow roasted duck with orange sauce & carrots served with a plum sauce
-paired with a sake flight-
Gekkiekan Traditional
light & clean with notes of fennel & fresh cut grass
Gekkiekan Black & Gold
a special blend of two sakes with tropical fruit aromas, papaya taste & a savory finish        
Gekkiekan Horin
with anise, green apple, lemon verbena, lime leaf & eucalyptus

Third Course
Korean Beef
grilled beef marinated in Korean spices, served with a homemade kimchi &
scallion & baby bok choy omelette
-paired with-
Gekkiekan Nigori
peach, banana & mango reveal the character of this mildly creamy sake with subtle notes of citrus

Fourth Course
Banana Fruit Foster
fresh strawberries, bananas & pineapple with brandy & brown sugar served over vanilla bean ice cream
-paired with-
Gekkiekan Plum Wine
flourishes with notes of raisin, pecan pie, nutmeg & candied oranges

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