Happy New Year

January 1, 2014

Hello 2014!

by Kayoko

After a seriously insane final few weeks of 2013, I’m SO ready to dive into the new year.

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December 31, 2013

The Vin Vivant: Fat Belly, Tiny Bubbles

by Umamimart Guest

By Audrey Luk

When Old Man Winter’s icy digit stops mercury from rising, I am reminded of a traveler I met in Argentina, a Canadian middle-school teacher who once ran sled dogs.

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December 30, 2013

TONIGHT: New Year Party in Oakland

by Kayoko

2013 whizzed past us didn’t it?!?! As I look back on the year, I recall a rager, a long day of blood/sweat/tears, a triumphant expansion, then, another expansion.

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January 1, 2013

MOTOism: Family Crabbing

by Moto

Happy New Year. 2013 has started with a perfect sunrise in Japan. Hopefully it signifies that the rest of the year to be bright and shiny.

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December 28, 2012


by Kayoko

2012 has been one hell of a year for us. It started with some awesome events, like the Tokyo-SF Bartender Salon at Prizefighter, Ramen Night at Sutton Cellars, and a Japanese whisky tasting with Suntory for Father’s Day.

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