Unlike the Disney adaptation of Snow White, the original fairy-tale penned by the Grim Brothers has a much more gruesome ending. At the end, the wicked queen is punished for trying to kill Snow White. She receives an invitation to Snow and the prince’s wedding where she is presented with a pair of red-hot iron shoes and is forced to dance until she drops dead.
“Sake is made in a double fermentation process that has more in common with beer brewing.” Sake begins with special short-grain sake rice that has been polished to remove some of its outer layers. The rice is fermented by a fungus, and simultaneously by yeast. It is usually aged for about six months.