Ama No To Heaven's Door Tokubetsu Junmai Sake
Ama No To
- Vintage: NV
- Bottle sizes: 300 ML, 720 ML
- Country: Japan
- Region: Akita
- Wine type: Sake
- Varietals: Rice
- Varietal notes: Ginnosei
- Organic: Practicing
- Notes: Sake Facts
Quality Grade: Tokubetsu Junmai (at least 40% of rice grain polished
Seimaibuai: 55% (45% of rice grain polished away)
Rice: Ginnosei (organically grown but not yet certified)
Sulfite-free. Gluten-free. Kosher.
Brewery Name: Asamai Shuzo (founded in 1917).
Brewery Location: Akita Prefecture
Toji (Master Brewer): Koichi Moriya
Brewery President: Hidemori "Special K" Kakizaki
- Publication: Vinous
- Rating: 91
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