plant2 Documenting the west coast Nikkei experience [and beyond] from the viewpoint of a hapa Nikkei graphic designer, editor, photographer, taiko player & teacher.


Artisan Sakemaker First Anniversary Pressing

Attended my first sake-making demonstration the other day at Artisan Sake on Granville Island. Actually demonstration isn’t a correct description – it was the real thing, and a number of attendees were pressed into service. Pardon the pun . . . The occasion was the 1st Anniversary pressing of Osake Junmai Genshu at Artisan [...]