Experience Awamori on 5/19/16 at Pineapple Room, Honolulu

Rodney HeaderFrom: Shari Y. Tamashiro
Sent: Thursday, May 05, 2016 12:26 AM
Subject: Special Event: Experience Awamori on May 19th at Pineapple Room

Special one-time event!


Thursday, May 19, 2016
The Pineapple Room by Alan Wong (Located in Macy’s at Ala Moana Shopping Center)
5 pm Tasting, 6 pm Dinner
Cost: $75/person

Awamori is a heritage drink, an alcohol only found in Okinawa. Experience and sample different types of awamori during the Informational Session at 5 pm. Awamori will be provided by Randy Kuba and Lotus Spirits. 

At 6 pm, discover the versatility of awamori during a special four-course meal designed by Chef Alan Wong. Each course will be paired with awamori drinks created by Alan Wong’s Wine Director Mark Shishido. The first two courses will feature creative awamori cocktails. The third course will showcase Alan Wong’s own awamori label. This high quality awamori will be served mizuwari style so diners can savor the flavor. Should be lovely paired with Ni’ihau Lamb. The fourth course will feature coffee infused awamori.

Why should we support this exploration of awamori?
Awamori is not well known outside of Okinawa. Randy Kuba has been tirelessly working for years to bring awareness of and an appreciation for awamori to Hawaii. Let’s show him our support! Please kokua and pass this on to anyone else who might be interested.

Some Details:

  • Seating will be at tables of 10. If you want to sit with others, please specify when you make your reservation.
  • The cost of $75 does not include tax and tip. It DOES include the awamori tasting, as well as the four course meal with paired beverages.
  • You will need to make a reservation in advance. They will take your credit card information to hold the reservation and will charge only on the day of the event.
  • Call 808.945.6573 to make a reservation. Hope to see you there!
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