Honami’s interview as one of the best Sake Professional in the U.K with WSET Global’s blog page

March 13, 2019 Education

  Honami has been working with wine and sake for more than 16 years in London – as a chef, sommelier as well as an retail specialist on Sake, Wine and Spirit.  Honami has been studying with WSET for many years and Honami believes that WSET qualification courses are excellent.     Honami has been…

Visit to Tosa Brewing Co. Ltd

May 20, 2018 Sake Brewery Visit

Honami of House of Sake has visited Tosa Brewing Company Ltd with Jennifer Docherty.   Tosa Brewing Company Ltd was founded 1877 in Northern mountainous area called “Tosa Reihoku” in Kochi prefecture in Japan.   For 140 years, Tosa Brewery has been producing high quality sake.  It is based in very tranquil Tosa-gun, Tosa-cho in…

“Discover Sake” Masterclass at Hedonism Wines

March 27, 2018 Education, Events

Honami Matsumoto of House of Sake has hosted “Discover Sake” Masterclass at its sake consulting client Hedonism Wines. The history & production of artisan sake Hosted by Honami Matsumoto Tuesday, 27th March 2018, 18.30 – 20.30 Hedonism Wines, 3/7 Davies St. W1K 3LD From full-flavoured Junmai to lighter, more delicate Honjozo & through to the wonderfully sweet…

Podcast “Sake with Honami Matsumoto” by ODDROP

February 18, 2018 Education, Media

House of Sake’s founder Honami had a pleasure talking about Sake with Co-Founder of ODDROP, Lucy Stevenson the other day.  It is very good starting point for sake beginners.  I hope you enjoy listening! Kampai!

Introduction to Sake by WSET at London Wine Fair and Imbibe 2017

August 19, 2017 Education, Events

Honami Matsumoto, the founder of House of Sake, has presented “Introduction to Sake” at both London Wine Fair in May and Imbibe in July this year 2017. Honami also teaches at WSET, Sake Level 1.  It is an excellent course for the complete sake beginners, please join us next time if you would like to…

WSET Sake Level 1 Pilot Course at London WSET

May 2, 2016 Education

On the 23rd of March, Honami Matsumoto of House of Sake has lectured at WSET Sake Level 1 Pilot course at London WSET school as a lecturer.   Honami was certified to be Wine Level 1 & 2, Sake Level 1 & 3 Educator (for WSET as APP) by WSET in July 2015 through London…