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Organic Koshihikari Rice (2kg - white or brown)
Organic Koshihikari Rice (white or brown) - WAZA
R 580

Organic Koshihikari Rice (2kg - white or brown)

SKLO

Type Brown
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Only 5 left in stock

Koshihikari rice is a short grain that was first produced in 1956 and has become one of Japan's most popular rice cultivars for general consumption. It is prized because of its good balance of stickiness, elasticity, taste and gloss.  Meaning "the light of Koshi" - referring to the old Koshi Province, its taste can also vary depending on where it is grown.

  • Types: Brown or White
  • Weight: 2kg

SKLO koshihikari rice is available in brown and white varieties. The rice is grown on a small, family-run organic rice farm outside Tsubata, a town in Ishikawa Prefecture, located as a crossroads between the Kaga region, the Noto region, and Toyama Prefecture. The business owner, Yoshiki Tsukamoto, produces SKLO rice and he also designs filaments and light bulbs, while running the shop SKLO in Kanazawa, specialising in antiques from Eastern Europe. This is a premium rice grown and harvested and packaged with care, from one of Japan's most famous rice growing regions.

SKLO koshihikari rice can be bought in quantities of 30kg and above on special order - email us at info@wazashop.co.za if interested.