Tajima Ryuu (Onsen) Motosuri-uta
A song sung when grinding steamed rice, koji, and water into the yeast starter mash (moto).
Ikata Toji is a toji group based in Ikata, Nishiuwa District, Ehime Prefecture.
Song, Lyrics: Ueda Masuo et al.
Recorded: August 20th, 1997
Recorded at: Ikatacho Chiikishinko Center
Source: Sakata Yoshie ‘The Standard Text of Japanese Sake Brewing Songs’
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Source: “Nada Sake Brewery, Industrial Restoration” from Obayashi-Gumi’s “Quarterly Obayashi No.37, Nada Gogo”
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