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What to do with 50 (?) years old sake?

Due its high alcohol content, you will still be able to drink the sake without worrying about your health. However, the recommended consumption period is usually one year after bottling. After that, ...
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Is sake a wine, beer or spirit drink?

Short Answer Sake is categorized as sake, and should not be grouped together with other types of liquor. In Japan, you need a license specifically for making sake, even if you have licenses for making ...
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Is a bottle of Sake that was open for roughly two years safe to drink?

It's safe to drink. I don't think you want to drink it or cook with it. The rule of thumb if it tastes bad, why would you cook with it? The chances that it actually tastes good at this point are about ...
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Is sake a wine, beer or spirit drink?

From the Wikipedia page (bolded for emphasis): Sake (Japanese: 酒, IPA: /ˈsɑːkɛ/ SAH-keh), also spelled saké, (IPA: /ˈsɑːkeɪ/ SAH-kay or American English /ˈsɑːki/ SAH-kee)[1][2] also referred to ...
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Why is not sake freezing in the freezer but on the air after serving?

The sake was most likely supercooled. It was cooled below its freezing point, but there were no impurities to form ice crystals. When it was poured into a glass, as the author of that video suggests ...
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How does the water source affect the flavor of the sake?

I can only speculate, but natural sources of water have varying levels of dissolved minerals which could influence flavor.
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Can I sell Premium Hakururi sake from 1953?

Can I sell Premium Hakururi sake from 1953? You can most certainly try to sell it. But the real question is the sake still drinkable? If you try to sell it, the buyer should know exactly what he is ...
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How long does an open bottle of Sake last?

Split it into small aluminum containers and store it in the fridge. Fill it to the top so there is very little air in the container. You can find kid sized 12 oz water bottles on sell for just a few ...
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