What is Miki, deeply entrenched in the culture of of Amami Oshima? Sweet drink for good health and long life!
"Miki" is the soul drink of Amami Oshima, popular not only among the residents of Amami Oshima but also among tourists as a souvenir. It is a traditional fermented beverage made from rice and sweet potatoes and rich in lactic acid bacteria. In this article, we will introduce how Miki was born, how it is currently consumed, and the health benefits of Miki.