【Kissing Mokkiri Sake Vol.030】


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.


This Mokkiri beauty is Ms. Yumi Sato who is active as a Happinets Girls, which is supporting Northern Happinets, Akita’s local professional basketball team which challenges the new league from this season, by public relations.
“From this autumn, the new league named B League started, and we need more and more supporters’ cheers in this season. So please visit the game and give us your big rooting. Then, let’s have a toast to the win of Happinets! It’s a great idea, isn’t it?” she said.
Of course! We will shout for them! GO★GO★HAPPINETS!