• Try Cocktails Based on Japan's National Alcoholic Spirits: Winning Entries at Shochu & Awamori Cocktail Competition

    9 days ago - By Travel Magazine

    The Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association hosted the first-ever nationwide cocktail competition using “honkaku” shochu and awamori, which represent Japan's national alcoholic spirits, on October 17, 2018, at Asakusa View Hotel in Tokyo.
    A total of 20 cocktails based on honkaku shochu and awamori , both rich in flavor and taste unique to their ingredients, were nominated for the event as they were seen to epitomize traditional Japanese aesthetics. Bartenders selected by the 12 branches of the Hotel Barmen's Association, Japan, gathered from around the country to show their stuff in the...
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