Sake Challenge

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One of my favorite things to do is Sake tasting. I don’t have to drink a large amount but i want to try Sake from different regions of Japan. If you think sake is just one kind, you are missing out the great world of Sake! If you find something you like, comment below and share your experience.

Realizing a dream

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I’ve been playing baseball for over 20 years. People often ask me why I like baseball but i still can’t find the answer. Throwing, catching and hitting baseball just complete me. This January, I joined Boston Red Sox Women’s Fantasy Camp at JetBlue Park in Ft. Myers. FL. I’m going to play at Fenway in May. I still can’t believe …


Sushi Newbies: Here’s a Sushi 101 Guide

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Whenever I go to eat Sushi, I pay attention to these key elements. Neta (ネタ): quality of the fish (a) freshness (b) cuts Shari(シャリ): quality of rice (a) the temperature (b) taste (c) shape I have certain level of expectations to each criteria and I can form my opinion of the sushi, almost instantaneously at the first bite. Either it’s …