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How long we have been waiting for spring… We all feel it is just around the corner. Why don’t we celebrate this precious moment of spring coming with Sake+Sakura Purdy’s chocolate? Sakura, or cherry blossom, has been a symbol of spring in Japan for centuries. This spring, Artisan SakeMaker and Purdy’s Chocolate team up to […]
Hello! Happy Spring!   Seeds cleaning and seedling process have just started. Hoping we will have a hot, dry summer this season to make even more delicious BC sake and table rice! We will keep you posted on this blog as we go.  
Looking forward to Sakura Days Japan Fair at VanDusen Gardens on April 8 and 9. We will be pouring our own Artisan Sparkling and Renaissance as well as amazing new products from Japan. “Fisherman” for fish lovers; “Cowboy” for meat lovers. Visit us and enjoy perfect food and sake pairings under the cherry blossoms!   Photo […]
We will showcase five sakes! artisansakemaker.dreamhosters.com/…/viwf-Table-Brochure.pdf
As part of the Dine Out Vancouver experience, Vancouver Foodster has organized an extraordinary night of art, eating and drinking on Granville Island. Visit resident artists, local producers of beer and spirits, and taste dishes from several of the island restaurants at some of Granville Island’s finest restaurants, breweries and distilleries. Following your “passport” as […]
Here at Artisan, you can of course drink sake, but there are many other unique products you can also take home! Here are some gift ideas for your loved ones this Christmas, only available at Artisan SakeMaker: Hand-painted and crafted traditional sake cups from Kyoto   $28 Adorable Ofuku, Hyottoko and Oni sake cups, come with […]
Join us for a night of sake and music at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel from 7pm – 10 pm on October 29th, celebrating Tonari Gumi’s Spirits of Japan’s 15th year anniversary. Costumes are encouraged! Artisan SakeMaker (ASM) along with its sister company, CMC Sake + Wine merchants, will be pouring Junmai Nigori Sparkling and Junmai Renaissance sake, […]
We are delighted to announce that our signature Renaissance sake was awarded one of the Judges’ selection in the Sake category by the 2016 Culinaire Magazine Alberta Beverage Awards (ABAs)! Chosen out of more than 750 products, the full results will appear in the magazine’s November issue. It is the first time Sake is represented in this competition, and […]
We are very excited to be organizing and participating in the very first annual Vancouver Sake Fest on September 29th at the Imperial! It’s not too late to grab early bird tickets for 40$ at our shop and get a coupon for a free trio, or online on sakebc.ca before August 31st. We will be serving […]