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Sake Sessions with Jonathan Edwards at Miga

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301 North Neil Street

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Champaign, IL 61820

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Japan House and Maverick Wines introduce Sake Sessions with Jonathan Edwards


Join us for the first of these Japan House sponsored events with Chicago based sake professional Jonathan Edwards. This session will also highlight Miga's new Executive Chef Blake Biggs, and new sushi chef James Kim.

Learn the stories of the sakes from Jonathan, CSP (Certified Sake Professional) and receive a little takeaway gift at the end of the afternoon.

Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.

Tickets are $85 for Tomonokai members or students, all others are $100. This ticket is a 50% deposit on your meal. The balance of your ticket, for the entire meal, tax, and gratuity, will be paid at the restaurant.

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SAKE SESSIONS WITH JONATHAN EDWARDS MENU 9/30/17

Salmon Sashimi
grilled rice, white soy, shiso
Sake Pairing: Konteki “Pearls of Simplicity”
Junmai Daiginjo from Kyoto Prefecture
white flower asian pear rich minerality and texture

Sushi and Sashimi Platter
Sake Pairing: Chiyonosono “Sacred Power”
Junmai Ginjo from Kumamoto Prefecture
made from heirloom rice out of use for over 50 years! bold flavors loaded with ocean brine and umami

Beef Tartare
pickled mussels, cured egg yolk, black garlic, milk bread
Sake Pairing: Kukucho “Forgotten Fortune”
Junmai from Hiroshima Prefecture
full flavor earthy touches great texture

Grilled Prawns
shell sauce, fresh herbs
Sake Pairing: Yamada “Everlasting Roots”
Tokubetsu Junmai from Akita Prefecture
Layers of dried flowers and baking spice savory salinity

Tofu Gnocchi
kimchi dashi, snap peas, braised pork
Sake Pairing: Mantensei “Star Filled Sky”
Junmai Ginjo from Tottori Prefecture
3 yrs aged umami rich profile ultra dry finish

Mystery Course by New Sushi Chef

Spicy Tune Roll
Tozai “Blossom of Peace”
Plum Sake from Kyoto Prefecture
local aodani plums soaked in tozai sake for 3+ months; tart with juicy acidity

Dessert furnished by Japan House as a take-away
Bushido Cans included in package

Please note this is not a fundraiser for Japan House, all funds will go toward the cost of the dinner and service.

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301 North Neil Street

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