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Cheese Pairing, Onnomi -

For the 6th IRA Sake On-nomi, we will be doing a Cheese with Sake Pairing! We will be working with the Cheese Ark to bring you 5 cheeses with 5 different sakes for pairing. 

People seldom think that Sake is a natural pairing for Cheese. This is because many people only think of Sake pairings with Japanese food, and cheese does not feature heavily in tradition Japanese cuisine.

Yet, Sake and cheese have a lot in common! Lactic acid (Milk acid) features heavily in both products, and both also are very high in umami. In theory, they should synergise very well together and increase complexity!

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