Yamada Shoten Everlasting Roots Tokubetsu Junmai Sake

Yamada Shoten

Wine label
Vintage:NV
Bottle sizes:900 ML
Country:Japan
Region:Gifu
Type:Sake
Varietals:Rice
Varietal notes:Hida Homare
Tasting:Mr. and Mrs. Yamada brew this sake in a classic style in the same way their ancestors handcrafted it, continuing deep-rooted traditions. This is a very small producer and their sake in Japanese is called Mukashi No Manma or "unchanged by time". The rice is a local variety and it is milled 55%. The flavors are earthy with a touch of smoke. This sake is nice both cold and gently warmed.
 

Ratings

Antonio Galloni: 93
....chooses the much richer, deeper Yamada Everlasting Roots with the Sea Urchin. Here the flavors and textures are bold and expansive on the palate. - Galloni tasting notes from dinner at Saison in San Francisco