September 29, 2016

Tin Cup Is Not Just a Cheesy Kevin Costner Movie

by Umami Mart Staff

If you search for sakewares, you might notice that many sake cups and carafes are made using tin. You may have wondered, “Why tin?” Well, it turns out this particular metal has a peculiar effect on sake. It’s commonly noted that tin improves sake’s flavor, making dry sake softer, milder, and less bitter. And tin […]