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It has been a little while since our last post. We finished planting rice last month and have been enjoying a beautiful Spring growing season in Abbotsford, BC. With everything in the ground, we’ve been keeping busy with weeding and maintenance. It doesn’t get any better than organic farming, does it? As always, let us […]
The weather has definitely changed, and with it we prepare to plant this season’s rice. Because of the chilly early Spring nights we experience here in British Columbia, we can’t simply plant seeds in the ground and wait for them to grow. We first grow trays of seedlings in a more temperate environment, allowing them […]
Here in British Columbia there are many reasons to be excited about the coming of Spring, and at Artisan SakeMaker the beginning of the new rice season ranks up there among the best of them. This year we are expanding production of our BC rice in an effort to meet customer demand. This past week […]
Spring is officially here! What better way to celebrate any changing seasons than with chocolate? Purdy’s Chocolatiers is inviting you to enjoy Spring with their signature Sake & Sakura Chocolate Truffles (made with our sake!). These are truly a delicious way to embrace the cherry blossoms and new season! More info is available at Purdy’s […]
Osake Artisan SakeMaker enjoyed another amazing year at this year’s Vancouver International Wine Festival. Opportunities to meet and mingle with likeminded people in the industry and showcase our sake to the public are always rewarding, and this was no exception. This year we were pouring a variety of our sakes in a range of styles. […]
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 […]