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Shizuoka sake tasting: Eikun Brewery-Tokubetsu Junmai Homarefuji

This is the second tasting of a nectar brewed by Eikun Brewery in the mountains of Yui in Shimizu Ku, Shizuoka City, and I conducted it in the same place as before! 435 more words

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Cooling down with Natsuzake

Summer is in full swing and while that usually means fatigue inducing humidity, a constant state of damp sweatiness, and an exorbitant electricity bill due to the round the clock pumping of the AC there is an upside. 553 more words

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Shizuoka Sake Tasting: Sanwa Brewery-Hagoromo no Mai Junmai

Hagoromo no Mai is an old regular brand by Sanwa Brewery in Shimizu Ku, Shizuoka City, to commemorate the legend of Hagoromo/Veil lost by a deity to a fisherman had had to dance/Mai to regain it! 414 more words

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Shizuoka Sake History: Former Suzuki Honkei Sake Brewery Kura in Shimizu Ku, Shizuoka City!

“Kura” (in Japanese 蔵 or 倉) means “warehouse” or “Storehouse”.
In traditional Japan, especially during the Edo Era, as most of buildings and urba/village structures were made of wood, fires were the bane of society by and large. 424 more words

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Shizuoka sake History: Former Inoue Sake Brewery Kura in Shizuoka City!

“Kura” (in Japanese 蔵 or 倉) means “warehouse” or “Storehouse”.
In traditional Japan, especially during the Edo Era, as most of buildings and urba/village structures were made of wood, fires were the bane of society by and large. 487 more words

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ISENOHANA: For the ladies

This lady-like Sake is produced by the brewery Shimizu Seizaburo Shoten Shuzo in Mie prefecture.

Established in 1869. The water used for the brewing of their sake is… 140 more words

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Shizuoka sake Tasting: Eikun Brewery-Junmai Ginjo "Noboru no Eikun"

It’s been some time since I tasted a bottle by Eikun Brewery i Yui, Shimizu Ku, Shizuoka City!
But this once I had the opportunity to conduct my tasting away from Home! 423 more words

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