For months, we've searched for a top-quality shelf-stable miso paste to add to our collect. Smart Miso, packed in a convenient squeeze bottle that minimizes air exposure, is a dream come true. This dark aged miso is made from pure Japanese soy beans, rice, roasted barley, and sea salt, and can be used in all your favorite Japanese recipes. Use this red or 'aka' miso for a hearty miso soup, as a marinade for meats, or a seasoning anywhere you want a dark, meaty flavor. Vegan and made from non-GMO ingredients. Refrigerate after opening.