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Hand-made Soba with Nanbu Bijin Sake

Re-posted from chamagraphy.com. Soba Totto 211E 43rd Street, New York, NY The “Japanese Night Out for JET (The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme)” monthly event took place at Soba Totto in Midtown on June 15th.  The pre-fix dinner included an authentic Japanese appetizer platter, 3 types of sake sampling from Nanbu Bijin brewery, and hand-made soba.  There were 7 kinds of items in the appetizer platter such as oyster ceviche, salmon roe with grated daikon radish, small white fish boiled in sweetened soy sauce, miso paste with buckwheat, fried eggplant, and edamame.  They went so well with the selected sake from Nanbu Bijin; most fragrant Dai Ginjo, Special Junmai, and made with 100% malted rice All Koji.  Soba was made […]

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    Nippon Club June 26, 2010 Keynote speech by playwright and JET alum Randall David Cook
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    Nippon Club June 26, 2010 Keynote speech by playwright and JET alum Randall David Cook

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    Check out the 2009/2010 edition of the CLAIR Jet Alumni newsletter “JET Streams!” In this issue you’ll find some practical information about the pension refund, and also some articles about JET Alumni, including a piece on www.jetwit.com, founded by fellow JETAANY alumni Steven Horowitz!  Download your copy here: https://jetaany.org/documents/JET%20Streams%202009_2010.pdf
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  • New Issue of “JET Streams” for Download

    Check out the 2009/2010 edition of the CLAIR Jet Alumni newsletter “JET Streams!” In this issue you’ll find some practical information about the pension refund, and also some articles about JET Alumni, including a piece on www.jetwit.com, founded by fellow JETAANY alumni Steven Horowitz!  Download your copy here: https://jetaany.org/documents/JET%20Streams%202009_2010.pdf

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    Please join us for an event celebrating KIE/Kintetsu International’s new www.japanforyou.com  website launch with online Japan hotel and Ryokan bookings AND www.Momondo.com  ‘s Hotel search with “Color My City” user generated city guide reviews for which YOU TOO can recommend hotel, restaurant, shopping and sighteeing in Tokyo, Kyoto and around the world. Begining in July 2010: KIE’s discounted airfare search will be integrated into Momondo’s airfare search system And KIE/Kintetsu International and Momondo will link to the each other’s Japan city guide information. HIROSHIMA SAKE AND SUSHI WILL BE SERVED DATE: Thursday, June 24, 2010 TIME: 6:00-8:30 pm LOCATION: On the gorgeous 9th Floor Balcony of KIE/Kintetsu located at 1290 Avenue of the Americas overlooking Radio City Music Hall on […]
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  • KIE and Momondo.com Press Event (Today!)

    Please join us for an event celebrating KIE/Kintetsu International’s new www.japanforyou.com  website launch with online Japan hotel and Ryokan bookings AND www.Momondo.com  ‘s Hotel search with “Color My City” user generated city guide reviews for which YOU TOO can recommend hotel, restaurant, shopping and sighteeing in Tokyo, Kyoto and around the world. Begining in July 2010: KIE’s discounted airfare search will be integrated into Momondo’s airfare search system And KIE/Kintetsu International and Momondo will link to the each other’s Japan city guide information. HIROSHIMA SAKE AND SUSHI WILL BE SERVED DATE: Thursday, June 24, 2010 TIME: 6:00-8:30 pm LOCATION: On the gorgeous 9th Floor Balcony of KIE/Kintetsu located at 1290 Avenue of the Americas overlooking Radio City Music Hall on […]

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    Want a community-building opportunity that involves drinks? Come meet the newest batch of JETs for a Happy Hour after the Pre-Departure Seminar! They have a lot of questions to ask about their new lives in Japan, and you have the answers they’re looking for! The back area has been reserved for 40-50 people. No need to RSVP or dress fancy, just show up and enjoy the company. When: Saturday, June 26 from 5:00pm Where: Faces and Names (159 West 54th Street) (Cash bar)
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    Want a community-building opportunity that involves drinks? Come meet the newest batch of JETs for a Happy Hour after the Pre-Departure Seminar! They have a lot of questions to ask about their new lives in Japan, and you have the answers they’re looking for! The back area has been reserved for 40-50 people. No need to RSVP or dress fancy, just show up and enjoy the company. When: Saturday, June 26 from 5:00pm Where: Faces and Names (159 West 54th Street) (Cash bar)

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