Amazake – The Traditional Japanese Healthy Drink Rich in Enzymes.

By Saneyuki Owada Have you ever tried Amazake (甘酒)? Maybe it is time for you to try! Amazake is a traditional Japanese healthy drink. Amazake literally means “SWEET SAKE,” however it does not contain any alcohol or sweeteners. It is a natural beverage. Amazake is made from “Rice Koji (Malted Rice)” and it is high in […]

Japan and Sake – A Drink Everyone Should Experience

By Mike Sullivan If you have ever been to a Japanese restaurant you have perhaps either been tempted, or been recommended, to order a typical Japanese drink known as sake. This alcoholic drink is clear looking in appearance and is normally served either cold or hot, normally it is served in a special beaker (=徳利 […]