Hokkaido brewers unearth snow-enhanced sake

National Apr 2, 2014

Hokkaido brewers unearth snow-enhanced sake

Sake makers in Biei, Hokkaido, on Wednesday started to dig out containers of rice wine aged under the snow during the long winter. The freshly brewed sake had been placed about 100 days earlier in cellars carved out of snow banks. Temperatures in the cellars ...