Vintage: NV
Bottle sizes: 300 ML, 720 ML
Country: Japan
Region: Hiroshima
Wine type: Sake
Varietals: Rice
Varietal notes: Yamada Nishiki and Hatta Nishiki
Notes: Quality Grade: Junmai Ginjo (at least 40% of rice grain polished away) Seimaibuai: 55% (45% of rice grain polished away) Rice: Yamada Nishiki & Hatta Nishiki Yeast: Brewer's Original Nihonshu-do: +3 Alcohol: 16.5% Acidity: 1.4 The fruity nose of lime and melon is pressed to the forefront with bold hints of fennel, white pepper and allspice. The flavors gravitate to ripe cantaloupe and black licorice while the minerality from the soft water is evident in the finish. The slightly sweet and clean mid-palate finishes dry.
Publication: Vinous
Rating: 88