Fact 1: Sake Is Made From Rice / 10 Facts that You Misunderstood About Sake

Sake, Japanese traditional alcoholic drink, is mysterious and complicated. Its flavor can easily change depending on temperature, vessels and food. Though it seems drinkable and smooth, you can get really drunk if you don’t know the proper way to enjoy it. For these reasons, you may believe, sake must be made from unusual ingredients. In…

3 Small Tips to Make Your Sake Tastier

Sake is Japanese traditional alcoholic drink made from rice and water. Recently, as the number of Japanese restaurants increases, more people enjoy sake in the U.S. On the other hand, you might have felt “I don’t like this flavor” when you tried some kinds of sake. In fact, in Japan, there is more and more…

ちょっとの工夫で大変身! 日本酒がおいしくなる3つのワザ

お米とお水からつくられた、日本生まれのお酒・日本酒。フルーティーで優しい味わいから、近年は女性のファンも増えていますね。日本酒を嗜んでこそ、この国の文化をキチンと理解したオトナの大和撫子になれるというものではないでしょうか? 酒屋や居酒屋へ行くと、全国から集まった数えきれないほどの日本酒が並んでいます。もちろん、味わいは千差万別。飲んでみると、中には「このお酒、私の口にはちょっと合わないかも……」と感じてしまうものもあるでしょう。 ところが、どんな日本酒でも必ずおいしく飲める方法があるんです! 今回は、“口に合わない日本酒”がおいしく飲めるようになる3つの裏ワザをご紹介します。

Shaking

On March 11th 2011, when a huge earthquake struck off the east coast of Japan at 2:46 p.m., I was in my bed, staring at my Twitter on my smartphone. Suddenly, I noticed that other accounts have already posted what I was trying to post. On the display, everyone said the same things. “Shaking again.”…