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Johnson Brothers Hosts Sake Expert at Aquidneck Club

By June 29, 2023Rhode Island, Top News

Johnson Brothers of Rhode Island hosted a sake wine dinner on May 11 at The Aquidneck Club in Portsmouth. With special guest Masahiro “Masa” Fukuda, Eastern Regional Manager, SakéOne, leading the evening’s pairings, guests enjoyed a six-course meal and a Sake 101 education featuring portfolio selections of Kasumi Tsuru, G Joy Junmai Ginjo Genshu Sake, Yuki Tora Snow Tiger Nigori Sake, Yoshi No Gawa Winter Warrior Junmai Ginjo Sake, Naginata Small Batch Junmai Daiginjo Sake and Moonstone Asian Pear Craft Sake. Fukuda has worked for 13-plus years in the alcohol industry in Japan and 11-plus years in the U.S. He has extensive knowledge of the wine and sake industry, with professional certificates that include Japan Sommelier Association Certificated Wine Adviser, Japan Craft Beer Association Certified Beer Taster, SSI Certified Saka Sho (Beyond Sake Sommelier), WSET Level 3 Award in Sake and SSI Certified International Kiki.

Photos by Laura Widness.



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