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Washington DC: Kampai! For the Love of Sake

February 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Watch the trailer.

Followed by a free sake tasting in the Freer south corridor!

Want to impress friends with your knowledge of premium sake? Join the Freer Sackler Gallery of Art and the Embassy of Japan for a film screening and tasting of Japan’s most prestigious sake brands. We’ll start the evening with the award-winning documentary Kampai! For the Love of Sake, which chronicles the beverage’s production from Japan’s rice paddies to breweries around the world. Kosuke Kuji, the fifth-generation Kuramoto president of Nanbu Bijin Brewery, will be on hand to answer questions about the world of sake. Plus, enhance your tasting experience with tips from two world-renowned Sake Samurai experts.

(Dir.: Mirai Konishi, Japan, 2015, 94 min., DCP, English and Japanese with English subtitles)

  • Venue: Freer Gallery of Art
  • Event Location: Freer, Meyer Auditorium
  • Cost: Free


February 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Freer Gallery of Art
1050 Independence Ave SW DC 20560 United States + Google Map