What is Wakaze?
What is Sake?
Where do we make sake?
We make sake in the city of Fresnes, near Paris, France.
Where do we deliver from?
Our products are shipped directly from the brewery or from our partner's storage warehouse.
How do I discover new products?
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Is it possible to buy sake kasu or koji?
At the moment, they are only available to professional clients. For professional clients, please contact us via email@example.com
What are your operational hours?
We are closed on weekends, holidays, and from December 30th to January 3rd.
Can we visit the brewery?
Due to the small size of our team, we are not hosting visits at the moment. We hope to do so in the future.
Is it possible to shop at the brewery?
Due to the small size of the team, we are not currently offering this. Please order through our website.
Is there a price for restaurants and retail stores?
For France, we have a professional account, so you can register to check our prices and order through this account. Outside of France, we are currently looking for wholesalers in different countries and we will contact you when we have found a partner. Please send the email with this request to firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the best way to drink sake?
We recommend that you drink it in a wine glass. Depending on the product and season, you can drink sake warm, or on the rocks. We brew several types of sake to suit a variety of cuisines and occasions. Please take a look at our cocktail recipes.
How do I preserve sake?
Please store it avoiding the direct sunlight and below 10 degrees Celsius. We recommend storing it in the refrigerator.
Is there an expiration date?
Basically, there is no expiration date, but we recommend drinking it within 2 months from the date of delivery in order to keep it fresh. Once opened, please drink within 4 days.
What are the main ingredients of sake?
Our sake is mainly made from rice, koji, yeast and water. In addition, depending on the product, we add herbs and/or fruits to our sake. For more information, please see each product page.
Do you have any organic products?
Currently we do not have any products that are certified organic, but we'd like to develop these products in the future. Please sign up to our newsletter to be notified.
Does sake have gluten in it?
Nope. All of our products are gluten-free.
How much do you polish the rice?
Polished 6 to 7% at a polishing rate of 93% to 94%.
Are all ingredients from France?
Yes, WAKAZE is committed to using local ingredients.
Do you have age limit on your product?
Yes, please follow the laws of your country.
What is the exchange and return policy?
If there is a problem with the product itself, or if there is a discrepancy between the taste or aroma of the product on the site and the actual product, we will send a replacement or process a refund to your account. Please send an e-mail with detail to email@example.com. Any other issues will be responded within 14 days of receipt of the product, please send an e-mail with detail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Which countries do you deliver to?
We deliver to: France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Netherlands, Denmark, Luxembourg, Ireland, Finland, Austria, Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria, Hungary, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania Greece, Croatia.
How long does delivery take?
It will be shipped in 1-2 working days for customers in France. For other European countries, it will take about 2-5 days. If you would like faster delivery, please contact email@example.com before purchasing.
Can I specify the delivery date?
We cannot specify the date and time of delivery to the delivery company, but we can try to arrange for the date of delivery, so please let us know by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the shipping fee?
Shipping is 12 Euros to France and a flat rate of 24 Euros for all other European destinations. Sign up to our newsletter and we will let you know when we are offering free shipping.
Do you offer Same-Day Shipping?
Unfortunately, we do not offer this service. The shortest shipping time is the next day of your order, and then please allow 1-5 days for delivery, depending on the country.
Can I buy a product as a gift?
Yes, giftwrap is available.
Is it possible to remove the invoice for the gift?
Yes, usually we do not put the invoice in the package. But for the UK, invoices will be required on the package for customs clearance from January 1, 2021 due to Brexit.
Is there any impact on the delivery due to COVID?
There is no impact at this time. If this will affect you in the future, we will notify you.
What are your sustainability measures?
By producing sake locally in France, we reduce the environmental burden of transportation. We primarily use local ingredients from France. In the future, we are working on a project to reuse sake byproducts and other materials produced in the sake making process.