Not sure what that is? I have no idea what it is that's why it's just the kind of WBW theme that inspired the event in the first place -- a forced exploration of a region or type of wine that is new or unknown.
So who or what is Kushi no Kami? Turns out that it's an ancient name for the god of Saké.
I've had Saké exactly once in my life and it was cheap, warm stuff at a Japanese restaurant once. It tasted sort of like hot vodka to me without the alcohol burn. Not exactly a ringing endorsement.
But, I know that our host is a Saké-loving guy, with tons of knowledge on the subject, but he's making it easy for the newbies:
This is all going to go down on July 8, so get your Saké ready.
Read Richard's full post to get all the details and for links to more information on Saké.