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Buying good 甘酒

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Hi. I was wondering if anybody would know where in Osaka or Kyoto I can buy good amazake. The one I buy in my usual supermarket is OK but I have a real craving for the 'unfiltered' kind in which you can actually find bits of rice (I only had it once in one of the tea-shops at Kiyomizudera and it was delicious)

Kind of the like the one in this picture:
 
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You can buy Amazake in the liquor shop.
"kouji-ya" will be good if you buy good Amzake .

"麹 (koji)" Fermentation starter - Wikipedia
Koji shop in Kyoto
"Osaka-ya kouji ten"
店舗のご案内 − 三条神宮道店 | 創業寛永年間、こうじ(糀・麹)、味噌、甘酒、もろみの製造・販売【大阪屋こうじ店】
"Hishiroku moyashi"
菱六もやし(種麹・麹菌)の販売

Amazake can be made at home.
Amazake (Fermented Japanese Rice Drink) 甘酒 • Just One Cookbook

I put Amazake in soymilk and warm it and drink it.
 
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