【UKSA + Sake@UK】Sake Masterclass (25th September)
There are over 1,500 sake breweries across Japan in every prefecture bar one. Like Wine sake offers characteristics that are unique to each region and sub-region and it is both challenging but possible to find these characteristics.
2nd annual Sake@UK Sake Masterclass (Sunday 25th September, Baglioni Hotel) will explore 5 different regions, covering the “main character” of each region. This will be a unique opportunity for sommeliers, bar managers and beverage professionals to taste unique sakes from different regions and identify the main feature & identity of each region.
<About the Masterclass>
Date: Sunday 25th September 2016
Time: 3pm – 8pm
Venue: Baglioni Hotel, Kensington Suite <60 Hyde Park Gate, London SW7 5BB>
Fee: £40 per person
<About the speaker, Jonathan Beagle>
Jonathan started his education in drinks from a young age, and has worked in the UK drinks industry in a variety of roles for over 9 years. Speaking Japanese it wasn’t long before he came to love Japanese sake, and as well as being a qualified sommelier, is also a sake sommelier (a finalist of the inaugural Sake Sommelier of the Year in 2013) who has been head-sommelier and assistant manager at some of London’s top Japanese restaurants. He currently teaches with sake module of the UKSA certified sommelier course.