Public Holidays 2017
JANUARY1 Jan Sun - New Year's Day (Gantan)
2 Jan Mon - New Year's Day Holiday
9 Jan Mon - Coming of Age Day (Seijin no hi)
FEBRUARY11 Feb Sat - National Foundation Day (Kenkoku kinen no hi)
MARCH20 Mar Mon - Vernal Equinox Day ((Shumbun no hi )
APRIL29 Apr Sat - Showa Day (Birthday of the Showa Emperor; Hirohito)
MAY3 May Wed - Constitution Memorial Day (Kenpo Kinenbi)
4 May Thu - Greenery Day (Midori no hi)
5 May Fri - Children's Day (Kodomo no hi)
JULY17 Jul Mon - Marine Day (Umi no HI)
AUGUST11 Aug Fri - Mountain Day
SEPTEMBER18 Sep Mon - Respect-for-the-Aged Day (Keiro no hi)
23 Sep Sat - Autumnal Equinox Day (Shubun no hi ) Shinto
OCTOBER9 Oct Mon - Health and Sports Day (Taiku no hi )
NOVEMBER3 Nov Fri - Culture Day (Bunka-no-hi)
23 Nov Thu - Labour Thanksgiving Day (Kinro Kansha no hi)
DECEMBER23 Dec Sat - The Emperor's Birthday (Tenno Tanjobi)
31 Dec Sun - New Years Eve (Omisoka)
How to serveSake can be served in many various ways to best suit the season and your taste.
FilmSake Test Film with Mats Bruzaeus and Mitsuo Otsuka at Izakaya MITSUO in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan.
Our sommelierChief Sommelier Mats Bruzaeus had the pleasure of studying Sake over the years in Japan.