[Event] Find New Flavors from Japan at Our Sake & Food Pairing Event (Industry Only) - Chicago, IL
Mar 02, 2017
Join us for an industry-only event featuring a series of sake and food pairing
demonstrations. Meet Japanese suppliers to find new ingredients
for your restaurant or food retail business.
DATE & TIME
21 years of age or older.
Please bring a government-
issued ID to attend.
Chef Hisanobu Osaka
Presentation: "A Dish to Pair with Sake:
Kristen Lorenz, Rishi Tea
Presentation: "A Cup of Zen in Tea"
Food Pairing Presentation
Presentation: "Cheese & Sake Pairings"
Learn more about Japanese sake and foods at this industry-only tasting event. Meet several food and drink importers and try a wide variety of products including fresh seafood, wagyu, artisanal soy sauces and vinegars, Japanese citrus juices, green tea, whiskey, and more.
This event will feature a number of professional presentations:
- Watch Chef Hisanobu Osaka make a beautiful dish for a featured sake (which you can try)
- Learn about the unique qualities of Japanese tea from Rishi Tea's experts
- Taste hand-crafted cheese and specially-paired sake for a delightful tasting experience
This industry event is excellent for food and beverage buyers interested in networking with a number of local and overseas experts. This event is free to attend, but all attendees must be over 21 and have a valid, government-issued ID to enter the venue.
Parking is free in Kendall's NORTH parking lot.
This event is organized by the Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago and the Japan External Trade Organization.