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We’ll start making koji through online on Sunday

Last sunday was my very first class in 2020!We had a one day koji Academy class - mainly how to make koji, lecture and demonstrations, more detail about koji, enzyme that koji create, how koji is related with Japan and Japanese history and people and so on.In addition, we cover a lots of cooking part,… Continue reading We’ll start making koji through online on Sunday


木桶のサイト “large wooden barrel”

+++from web site++++ Until the Edo Period (1603-1868), basic seasonings such as soy sauce, miso, vinegar, mirin (sweet cooking alcohol) and sake (alcohol) were made in kioke, or a “large wooden barrel”. However, due to the costliness of the kioke barrels, the traditional production methods for these Japanese seasonings have decreased significantly. In terms of… Continue reading 木桶のサイト “large wooden barrel”