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Maki Horikita drinks up at Suntory Cocktail Awards

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Actress Maki Horikita, 21, was invited to be a special guest judge at the “2009 Suntory The Cocktail Awards” held at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo Hotel in Roppongi this week. Twenty-four cocktails were chosen for the final round of judging.

“I’ve never drunk this much before. I’m not a big drinker so I just sipped a little of each one,” Horikita said shyly, her cheeks glowing a pinkish hue.

Horikita turned 21 on Tuesday, and said she celebrated it with her family, but added: “I’ve never been to a bar, and I’d like a cool guy to take me to one.”

Horikita belongs to the same agency as actress Meisa Kuroki, also 21, and she was asked about the rumors of Kuroki’s relationship with kabuki actor Shido Nakamura, 37. “I saw the news on TV. I’ll do my best not to be beaten,” she declared cryptically

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“I’ve never been to a bar, and I’d like a cool guy to take me to one.” hic "You look cool. Let's go." hic

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@IvanCoughalot and @DenDon I would take it a step further.She`s never been to a bar, is judging a cocktail contest and is happy to admit that.Surely only in Japan! I guess she chose the Pink Suntory one as the winner

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"Im not as think as you drunk I am" That is quite an attractive dress~ I would share a drink with her, but I usually fall asleep after just one.

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a little of each one,” Horikita said shyly, her cheeks glowing a pinkish hue. right away captain

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never been to a bar, not a drinker yet judging a cocktail contest hahahahaha.

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oh man, damn.... she is a walking hormone, isn't she...

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Drinking age in Japan is 20 if I recall.

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I wouldn't mind taking her out to a bar. That is if she would not mind.

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How could it be that this girl has never been to a bar before? What hellhole has she been in the last 5 years?

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Don't worry about the judge having any ability of judging, it's more about the "talento" press release in Japan

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She's hot

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Hmmm - great idea. Invite somebody who claims to have never been to a bar to judge a cocktail competition.

Oh, wait! Her cocktail is pink! That makes something cute, and therefore valid.

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She's not only holding one, but it looks like she's had a few.

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