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Kyoto Sour

Image: Tim Nusog

Sake isn't just for sipping. Try this spicy cocktail.


  • 2 slices Grapefruit
  • 2 dashes Green Tabasco Sauce
  • 3 oz Gekkeikan Haiku Sake
  • 1/2 oz Lemon juice
  • 3/4 oz Agave nectar
  • Garnish: Grapefruit slice
  • Garnish: Mint sprig


  1. In a shaker, muddle the grapefruit and Tabasco.

  2. Add the remaining ingredients and fill with ice.

  3. Shake, and strain into a rocks glass filled with fresh ice.

  4. Garnish with a grapefruit slice and a fresh mint sprig.