Kikuhime Brewery

Junmai Sake

Junmai Sake, 'Kinken' Kikuhime

Junmai Sake, 'Kinken' Kikuhime
  • AAA Rated Yamada Nishiki Rice from Yokowa milled to 65%
  • 15.5% ABV, SMV -4.0, Acidity 1.6
  • A blend of base junmai sake aged in horo tank (ceramic lined steel tank) at low temperatures for 1 – 2 years
  • The Kinken (“Golden Sword”) sake takes its name from the ancient Kinkengu shrine which
    Kikuhime visits at the start of every season to pray for a safe brewing year
  • Can be enjoyed chilled, when gently warmed flavors will deepen and sweetness more prominent.
  • A soft sake with complex flavors of honeycomb, pear, cream, roasted almonds and nougat, softer aromas of pear blossom will emerge as the sake opens in the glass.

Info

Vintage:
NV
Country:
Japan
Region:
Ishikawa
Appellation:
Ishikawa Prefecture
Variety:
Yamada Nishiki Rice

Sizes Available

Full Bottle JP-KIK-01-NV 12/720ml

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