I visited to the Kinichiro Sakaguchi memorial hall in Niigata, north of Japan.
There are a lot of old tools in here. I found some Sake-bukuro which use squeezing. I wanted to get them, and I'd like to make some kimono tools.
People called him "Sake doctor". He said "If you'll hesitate, ask the microbes". He was researching the "Hiochi-kin" which is sake spoilage lactic acid bacteria. This bacteria is not good for brewing.It will make trouble.
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