[Industry Event] Network with Distributors & Saké Sommeliers at Saké Tasting Event - Chicago, IL

Aug 23, 2017

Network with sake brewers and distributors at this sake tasting event. 

This is an industry event for Food & Beverage professionals and media.

It is not open to the general public. 


September 26, 2017
1:00-5:00 PM CDT

School of the Art Institute of
Chicago Ballroom
112 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60603

Cost: Free*

*Registration required. All attendees must be 21 years of age or older to try alcohol.



Taste a variety of premium sakés from Japan at this industry event. This event is strong recommended for food & drink professionals interested in expanding their international network or purchasing new kinds of saké. 

Taste & Conduct Business - Meet the importers and distributors and try their highest quality saké brands.

Experience - Talk with brewers who produce these artisanal beverages, each distinct in flavor, style and notes

Learn - Attend a seminar by Chris Johnson and Paul Tanguay on how to drink and pair saké with various foods. Chris Johnson is a distinguished saké sommelier who holds the title of Saké Samurai (a recognition held by few select saké sommeliers). Paul Tanguay is a certified saké sommelier who has been featured in a number of national publications and television programs.

This event is intended for members of the Food & Beverage Industry and Media. It is not open to the public.