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saki

a longhaired, bushy-tailed, New World monkey, about 1.5 ft long and weighing 2 lb. They are diurnal, arboreal and gregarious and in two genera Pithecia and Chiropotes.
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We are poised to achieve triple digit growth in 2015," says Carlos Arana, co-founder and CEO of Hiro Sake LLC.
So the more the rice is milled, the higher the grade of the sake.
The quality of spring water used is also important, and Gasselin reveals that generally, sake breweries are located next to a spring.
Gekkeikan's portfolio, for example, includes 15 sakes and plum wines, including at least one offering in each of the four main sake categories.
Asahi Shuzo uses Yamada Nishiki, which has an excellent reputation as a variety of rice used in sake brewing, for the production of Dassai.
The sake drawn out Wednesday had been brewed in late December by Takasagoshuzo Inc.
Managing director Gerald Michaluk said: "Just as the whisky shops here are obliged to stock Japanese whiskies, we are confident that the Japanese sake houses will stock the Scottish sake, given the prevalence of Scotch whisky in the country.
These factoids came to our attention as we began recently to switch our allegiance from New Zealand sauvignon blancs to sake as the appropriate pairing with sushi.
Nearly 60 varieties of sake rice--much starchier than eating-rice--are cultivated around Japan, each with its own nuance and compatibility with the available water.
When it comes to selecting the right wine or sake to pair with Asian fusion dishes, the consensus among sushi sages seems to be that whatever tickles your taste buds is the most likely to enhance your enjoyment.
For the very first For Goodness Sake health store opened its doors - and four decades later the family-run business is still going strong and getting ready to celebrate its 40th anniversary this month.
THE Oriental Bar & Restaurant at the Mailbox is hosting a sake and sushi night to launch its new Japanese menu next Thursday.