Sake and Japanese Tasting Experience

Join Kinome Japonica at Blow Water Birmingham for a unique experience where you will explore the world of sake and its perfect culinary companions.

During this tasting evening, you’ll have the opportunity to try five different types of sake, each expertly paired with complementary tasting dishes.

Our international sake sommelier will guide you through the nuances of each sake variety and how to fully savour the flavours.

Example sake and food pairings*:

  • Sparkling sake with yam tempura
  • Ginjo sake with cured white fish
  • Yamahai sake with smoked tofu
  • Warm sake with Blow Water’s dumplings
  • Nigori sake with Japanese cheesecake

*these may vary on the night

Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your appreciation of Japanese sake and cuisine!

Age restrictions: 18+

Adult £63

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What people are saying

Mark Varney-Bennett
Feb 2024

We did a set menu set to Same tasting with chef Sachiko at Blow Water. Enlightening and delicious.

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Justin Varney-Bennett
Feb 2024

A great sake tasting with lovely food bites to go with the very different and unusual sake's. I'v...

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Cedric Marichal
Feb 2024

Great experience

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How to get there


  • Refreshments available
  • Toilets

Changes happen, don't worry

How to change dates
Change of plans? You can easily rebook the next available slot up to 7 days before your experience.
How to get a refund
Can't make it? We understand things happen! You can cancel and get a full refund up to 7 days before your experience.
Please note that this refund policy does not apply to gift bookings. You may reschedule your gift if outside the time period stated above. However, all gifts are non-refundable and expire exactly 1 year after the date of purchase.

You'll be hosted by

Sachiko Saeki (She/Her)

Sachiko's parents had a casual diner restaurant in Japan where she spent her childhood helping out and taking her first steps in her cooking career. Cooking is part of her family, a joy and a fascinating, creative passion that serves as a way to connect to society.

She's had many years experience teaching different cooking classes from knife skills and care to sushi making.

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