Japanese Liquor

A bottle of hard liquor from Japan. It’s strong stuff,  61 % alcohol by volume. With flavors ranging from fermented canned pineapple to overripe peaches and some other fruity notes, it’s surprisingly goog but 2 cl is all you really want to have at any one time.

Japanese Liquor

A bottle of hard liquor from Japan. It’s strong stuff,  61 % alcohol by volume. With flavors ranging from fermented canned pineapple to overripe peaches and some other fruity notes, it’s surprisingly goog but 2 cl is all you really want to have at any one time.

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Tea leaves

Kabusecha leaves up close

Tea leaves

Kabusecha leaves up close

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Bellota - Respect

Bellota - Respect

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