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Tosa Tsuru Space Sake
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17 sake breweries in Kochi make '''Tosa Space Sake''' (土佐宇宙酒 ''Tosa uchūshu''), prepared with yeast that was taken into space for ten days and back aboard a Soyuz rocket in 2005, so be sure to sample some for a taste experience that is out of this world.
 
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Tosa Tsuru recently came out with a new sake that was prepared using Yeast that has been to Space. The Yeast was sent to Space on a Russian Rocket and brought back to the Tosa Tsuru Brewery where it was used to make a Sake that is literally out of this world!
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Revision as of 05:25, 24 October 2006

Kochi Prefecture

Kochi prefecture (高知県 Kochi-ken [1]) is on the Japanese island of Shikoku.

Contents

Understand

Kochi was formerly known as Tosa (土佐).

Cities

  • Kochi — The prefectural capital
  • Kubokawa — Famous for beef
  • Nankoku — A neighboring city of Kochi known for its long-tailed roosters
  • Toyo Cho — Famous for citrus, surfing, and Shirahama beach.

Other destinations

Toyo-Cho

Talk

Get in

By plane

By train

By bus

Get around

See

Do

Eat

The local specialty is katsuo no tataki, bonito quickly grilled under high heat so the surface is cooked but the inside is still raw.

Drink

17 sake breweries in Kochi make Tosa Space Sake (土佐宇宙酒 Tosa uchūshu), prepared with yeast that was taken into space for ten days and back aboard a Soyuz rocket in 2005, so be sure to sample some for a taste experience that is out of this world.

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