Tokubetsu Junmai Sake, 'The Connoisseur'
Tokubetsu Junmai Sake, 'The Connoisseur', Hakurakusei
Brewery: Niizawa • Prefecture: Miyagi • ABV: 15.5% • Rice: Yamada Nishiki milled to 60% • Sake Meter Value: +2 • Acidity: 1.6
- Clean and focused modern style sake
- Notes of apricot, peach and citrus zest
- Bright acidity on the finish makes for robust food pairing options
- Yamada Nishiki rice from Hyogo milled to 60%
Classic example of a modern sake style, the Hakurakusei Tokubetsu Junmai is laser focused, a clean, direct sake bursting with vitality. Nuances of apricot and peach and faint notes of citrus zest. Fresh and alive with a tingly finish, this sake is designed to stimulate the appetite and to complement light and delicate dishes without overwhelming them. Particularly good with a variety of sashimi or summer salads. High quality Yamada Nishiki rice from Hyogo prefecture milled to 60%.
Yamada Nishiki Rice