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Takehito Maeda has been a traditional Japanese chef for 15 years in Japan and New Zealand.


While busy working as chef, he grew interested in fermentation. He started with home brew. When the beer was fermenting in a barrel, he could hear the noise of bubbling organisms working really hard, eating the sugar to turn it into alcohol for him. Then he tried a sour dough bread (which he still does). He has kept his sour dough starter for more that five years now.


Somehow, he found a couple(Rachel & Gareth) who grow soy beans locally in Motueka. A wonderful idea flashed into his mind; Miso!! In the old days in Japan, every family made their own miso paste at home. Takehito thought, “I can do this”.

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  • Yummy Healthy Miso Paste

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    I had tried this Miso 2 years ago from a health shop. Just recently found out Health Post does sell this one. So happy as cheaper, I bought on a lucky day as free delivery and could use my reward points. For the product, it's yummy, healthy option as organic and doesnt contain chemical. Also it is made in NZ by a Japanese person. For Healthpost, I always happy for the excellent service, quick delivery and good price. Recommended to all. Thank you Healthpost.

    mariska

    1/10/18

  • Fantastic

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    This is the best miso I have tried. A great flavour and NZ made .

    mia

    17/08/18

  • urban hippie miso

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    Definitely helped keep me well through 11 months of chemo and being made in nz made me choose this delicious, nutritious product.

    Sue

    19/06/18

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