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Seasoned Rice Vinegar

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Ingredients

Rice Vinegar (Water, Rice), Sugar, Salt

Packaging

1ga/128oz

Flavor

Savory, mild acidity, ideal balance of sugar & salt

Color

Amber, Opaque, Slightly Darker

Storage

Shelf Stable, See Best By Date – Refrigerate After Opening

Orgin

Japan

Other

4.1 Acidity

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