mokkiri vol.47-1

When drinking at Izakaya (informal Japanese style bar) in Japan, sometimes sake is served in this style: server put a glass inside the Masu or sake saucer and pour until sake overflows from the glass. This serving style is called “Mokkiri” and it is said that the degree of overflowing shows the degree of the server’s generosity.

How would you drink this style of sake?

The most familiar style in sake country Akita is that sipping a bit of sake with kissing the brim. In order to spread this “kissing drinking style” throughout the world, we will continuously introduce the attractive “Mokkiri face” of beautiful Akita’s ladies to you.
mokkiri vol.47-2
This mokkiri beauty is Ms. Noriko Kashio who is active in media as a working mom personality.
“The other day, I tried to drink Takashimizu creative series raw type sake with a passion fruit which I bought in southern island when I’ve traveled. It was amazing mariage of southern island and northern island!” she said. Wow, coming up with such a wonderful collaboration, great for you!