Art in SAKAGURA being held

January 31st, 2014 | Posted by hot in Saijo - (Comments Off)

The annual ART IN SAKAGURA is now being held in the sake district in Saijo, Higashihiroshima. This celebrates the third time. Installations displayed in the sake breweries are what I enjoy the most. Always fun to see collaborative works between artwork and surroundings. The SAKAGURA brewery is a special setting for artworks.

Smile with Saijo Sake

April 25th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Saijo - (Comments Off)

      Thank you Eric and all for visiting Saijo Sake Brewery Street on March 26th.  I was happy to know that you all enjoyed a variety of Saijo sake during the two-hour walking tour.     After the tour, I escorted them to a very popular Japanese restaurant “Danryu” or warm current near the … Read more

Green sphere at Fukubijin

November 4th, 2012 | Posted by hot in Saijo - (Comments Off)

    Saijo’s sake making starts in October, soon after the Sake Festival is over at the beginning of the month. When their first batch of sake is ready, breweries hang a large green ball made of cryptomeria branches and leaves. It’s a sign to tell the public that their sake of the year has … Read more