Date: 24-25 June 2019
Day 1: 24th June - Walkabout tasting - 3 PM to 4:30 PM.
Location: Wynn Palace Theater 5 and 6, Avenida da Nave Desportiva, Cotai, Macau.
Day 2: 25th June - Masterclass - 3 PM to 4:30 PM.
Location: Wynn Palace, Lotus, Tulip and Orchid Room – Avenida da Nave Desportiva, Cotai, Macau.
PROGRAMMEDAY 1: Walkabout tasting - 24 June 2019
- Walk-around table-top tasting of 17 IWC Yamagata Trophy and Gold Medal Sake awarded from 2018
- Guests ‘meet and greet’ with Kuramoto with photo opportunities
Find out more about the Sake showcased at the Exclusive IWC Yamagata Sake event :
IWC Yamagata Gold Medal Sake from 2018
|Sake Name||Sake Brewer|
|Dewazakura Kaho||Dewazakura Sake Brewery Co., Ltd.|
|Dewazakura Oka Yamadanishiki||Dewazakura Sake Brewery Co., Ltd.|
|Benten Yukimegami Junmai Daiginjo-Genshu||Goto Shuzoten Limited Partnership|
|Kumanonosizuku||Azumanofumoto Shuzo Co Ltd|
|Hatsumago Junmai Daiginjo Yukimegami||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Hatsumago Junmaishu Daikoshu||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Hatsumago Denshokimoto||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Hatsumago Dewanosato Junmaishu||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Hatsumago Inaho Namazume||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Hatsumago Kogetsu Namazume||Tohoku meijo Co., Ltd.|
|Yamagata Masamune Kijoshu||Mitobe Sake Brewery Co.,Ltd|
|Yamagata Masamune Junmai Ginjo Sake Mirai||Mitobe Sake Brewery Co.,Ltd|
|Hakuro Suishu Junmai Daiginjo||Takenotsuyu Sakagura Co Ltd|
|Yonetsuru Sparkling Rosé||Yonetsuru Shuzo Co., Ltd.|
|Fumotoi Junmai Ginjo Yamadanishiki||Fumotoi Co., Ltd.|
|Fumotoi Daiginjo Madoka||Fumotoi Co., Ltd.|
|Yaoki Junmai||Kamogawa Shuzo Co.,Ltd|
DAY 2: Masterclass - 25 June 2019
- Masterclass led by Kenichi Ohashi MW (60 seats - 1 hour approx.) showcasing Yamagata Sake.
- He will present the Yamagata top quality Sake - region and its regionality
Please note that places for the Masterclass are limited. Your registration is subject to our confirmation of your place. There will be no admittance without this confirmation. Wine/Sake Trade only.
Kenichi (Ken) Ohashi MW
Kenichi (Ken) Ohashi MW is a wine and sake expert based in Tokyo, Japan. Born in Tochigi Prefecture, he is the third generation owner of Yamajin Co., Ltd., a distributing company specialised in wine, sake and local spirits. He also has his own consultancy company, Red Bridge Co., Ltd. and is director of Somersault Co., Ltd., the biggest business group of liquor retailers in Japan. He is a Master of Wine and and was awarded the Personality of the Year 2016 by the International Wine Challenge. He has been certified as a Sake Expert Assessor, the highest qualification of National Research Institute of Brewing Japan, and also is the sake co-chairman of the International Wine Challenge. In addition, he exports his selection of Sake and Japanese wines to the world market.