whisky


October 7, 2016

The Umami Reader: Limited Edition Whisky Pocky is Coming Soon!

by Sarah

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– Glico has teamed up with Suntory to bring the world a new limited edition flavor: Whisky Pocky!

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July 18, 2016

Japanify: Shochu Root Beer Float

by yoko

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I’ve combined all of my loves into one recipe. It’s the Shochu Root Beer Float!

I know that whisky is often used to spike root bear floats so I chose a shochu that has qualities of whisky.

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July 15, 2016

Diamonds + Gold: A New Take on an Old Fashioned

by Umami Mart

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We love the restrained refinement of gold-rimmed glassware. A touch of bling adds just the right amount of ornamentation without going overboard.

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January 25, 2016

Sneak Peek: The Pot Still at Hitachino Brewery

by Kayoko

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First there was sake, brewed since 1823 at Kiuchi Brewery in Ibaraki prefecture in Japan. Then, Nest beer in 1996 — catapulting the Hitachino brand around the world.

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March 5, 2015

Togarashi Ginger Highball at Jicca (Tokyo)

by Kayoko

As you know by now, Tori-chan is a dear friend of ours who opened Jicca, a restaurant and wine bar in the Hatagaya neighborhood in Tokyo nearly two years ago.

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September 1, 2014

Event Recap: The Fragrance of Whisky

by MC Abbott

I have allowed an unsuitable amount of time to pass before writing about our Fragrance of Whisky evening at Wingtip nearly three months ago.

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June 30, 2014

Upcoming Event: Drink More Whiskey Book Party + Tasting

by Kayoko

For all of ya’ll who have been suggested we hold more, ehem, “alcohol education courses,” this ones for you.

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May 12, 2014

Upcoming Event: The Fragrance of Whisky (For Ladies Only!)

by Kayoko

This women-only event is a collaboration with the Women & Whiskies program and is sponsored by Campari. 

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May 6, 2013

Postcard from San Francisco: Stairway to Whisky

by Kayoko

Went to Hard Water the other night, Charles Phan’s newest eatery located along the scenic Embarcadero in San Francisco.

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March 15, 2013

Happy Hour: The Improved Japanese Cocktail

by Fredo Ceraso

In honor of Umami Mart’s sixth anniversary/ lease-signing and the Japan Week celebration in NYC, this month we spotlight the Japanese Cocktail for Happy Hour.

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