#481 Canned Vodka Cocktails

Japan has one of the highest rates of alcohol drinking, with up to 80-90% of the population drinking alcohol.

There’s been a few posts about  how Japan serve up their drinks – 1% drinks, Chu Hi, One-Cup Sake and of course the famous nomihoudai.

Drinking is a big part of society – especially those work parties (called enkai).

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There’s another two things you should know about alcohol in Japan:

1. Mix any spirit with a mixer and it’s called a cocktail.
2. Vodka and gingerale (Moscow Mule) is one of the most popular cocktails.

In typical Japan style, Asahi teamed up with Wilkinson to produce canned and cheap versions of those cocktails.

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Priced at around 100 yen – perfect for taking on a autumn-leaf viewing picnic!

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