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Sake barrel for " Kagami-biraki" ,traditional Japanese ceremony (sake not included)

【L】sake barrel which hold 36 litters of sake

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●Barrel/made of cedar wood
[capacity] 36 liters
[size] 50 cm dia. x 50 cm height
[Exterior dimensions] 50dia.* 50 hight cms.
[weight] approximately 8.5kilograms
[design] your choice from 6 designs
●Barrel lid/made of ceder wood
[size] 41 cm dia. 2 cm thickness
[weight] approximately 1 kilogram
●Easy preparation - only 4 steps
1. Cut ropes at the top edge of the barrel.
2.Pour water into the barrel , leave it for a few hours and rinse it off.
3. Pour in sake
4.Put the barrel lid on the barrel.
●shipping weght is about 12.5kg
Great entertainment for any kind of partiy!
Great entertainment for a wedding party!
You can be creative and put candy inside instead of sake for kids!

●procedural guide

1. Barrel lid and barrel will be shipped separately.

2. Fill the barrel with water and leave it for a few
hours before using it.The water may leak a little
at this point, but it will stop as the wood expanded. ( Do not use hot water, it might damage the barrel.)

3.Cut ropes at the top edge of the barrel.

4.Fill the barrel with sake.
Cover the barrel with the barrel lid.
Cover the cask with barrel cover

5. Barrel lid is easily split in 2 pieces.
They are held together by 2 small bamboo skewers.
6. Hit the middle of the barrel lid .
Try to do this with one clean hit, after other parties
say, " ichi, ni, san ! yoisho !"(1,2,3!go!)

You may order a decorative plate with
your own message to printed on it

decorative plaque

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4斗オリジナルで鏡開き Wedding ceremony with XL siz (60 cm dia * 60 cm height) Sake barrel.

4斗オリジナルで鏡開き Kagami-biraki...... Sake Barrel opening ceremony.Kagami-biraki is a ceremony performed at celebratory events.The lid of the sake barrel is broken open by a wooden mallet and the sake is served to everyone present.Kagami refers to the lid of the sake barrel and biraki means "to open" ,so Kagami-biraki literally means "opening the lid."Because of the lid's round shape, the kagami is a symbol of harmony.The Kagami-biraki, therefore, represents an opening to harmony and good fortune.

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