07 November

Sake101 – Sake Labels

How to read sake labels ? A label on a sake bottle contains important information for the buyer, some legally required while others are optional. Following are the legally required items on sake labels in Japan. 1. Name of Sake …

07 November

Sake 101 – Sake Rice

Rice is one of the most important components of sake making. The core of the rice grain called shimpaku (心白)which is rich in starch, while fats, vitamins and proteins are concentrated near the surface. On the other hand fat and …