With today's sake drinkers increasingly informed and adventurous, now is the time for an expert guide to take you deeper into appreciation of this complex beverage, brewed from rice and enjoyed both warm or chilled. And what better mentor than John Gauntner, the "Sake Guy" and the world's only non-Japanese certified Master of Sake Tasting?
Here in over two dozen no-holds-barred essays, John reveals "the truth about sake" from a connected insider's perspective. Sake Confidential is a knowledgeable, practical, and concise yet complete guide to sake idiosyncrasies, misperceptions, and controversies. "Sake Confidential" is the perfect FAQ for beginners, experts, and sommeliers. Indexed for easy reference with suggested brands and label photos.
Truths About Sake
How the Sake Industry Really Works
The Brewmaster's Art Revealed
Applying What You Know
Expanding Your Knowledge.
Written by John Gauntner.