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Here at Artisan, you can of course drink sake, but there are many other delicious 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   $28 Adorable Ofuku, Hyottoko and Oni sake cups, come […]
Join us for a night of sake and music at the Coast Coal Harbour Hotel from 7pm – 10 pm on October 29th, celebrating Tonari Gumi’s Spirits of Japan’s 15th year anniversary. Costumes are encouraged! Artisan SakeMaker (ASM) along with its sister company, CMC Sake + Wine merchants, will be pouring Junmai Nigori Sparkling and Junmai Renaissance sake, […]
We are delighted to announce that our signature Renaissance sake was awarded one of the Judges’ selection in the Sake category by the 2016 Culinaire Magazine Alberta Beverage Awards (ABAs)! Chosen out of more than 750 products, the full results will appear in the magazine’s November issue. It is the first time Sake is represented in this competition, and […]
We are very excited to be organizing and participating in the very first annual Vancouver Sake Fest on September 29th at the Imperial! It’s not too late to grab early bird tickets for 40$ at our shop and get a coupon for a free trio, or online on sakebc.ca before August 31st. We will be serving […]
Mark you calendar! We will be participating in the Vancouver International Wine Festival 2016 from Thursday 25th to Saturday 27th, as the ONLY SAKE WINERY FROM CANADA! We will be serving at the tasting room all day long… as long as the room runs! Pouring schedule as the following: Thursday, February 25, 7-10 p.m. Friday, […]
Artisan Sake Maker is happy to be promoted alongside some of Vancouvers finest Craft Distilleries. Although the verdict is still out on the fermention vs distilled debate we invite to come find out the differences yourself. Try our Tasting Trio if your new to Sake, or for seasoned drinkers we have the first ever Mirai […]
On 4 October, show your love for sake and join Artisan Sake Maker for the 13th Annual Premium Sake Tasting Night.  Organized in collaboration with Tonari gumi and the Sake Association of British Columbia, this event will give you the opportunity to try over 50 local and imported sakes and plum wines as well as apetizers from Vancouver’s top restaurants and food suppliers.  A silent auction […]
Christine Campbell of Girls Go Grape contributed an article on our winery. It is available on Alcohol Professor!
Lynda Philippsen joined our rice planting trip and wrote an article! Read her article on thewayofwords.com
Rice Planting Field Trip to Abbotsford, B.C. Monday, May 5, 2014 10 am – 12 noon 1356 Sumas Way (Hwy #1 Exit 92 Mission/USA Border) Map Artisan SakeMaker (ASM) is excited to announce this year’s rice planting in Abbotsford, BC. The planting will take place on Monday, May 5 from 10am – 12noon. In celebration […]