Manotsuru "Crane" Junmai

$25

The red crane is a symbol of good luck. This is a junmai sake, which means it is pure rice sake (no alcohol was added). An elegant, slightly earthy sake with notes of stone fruit, pistachios, and white chocolate. A great all-around sake, it goes well with a wide range of foods.

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Brewery

Obata Shuzo

Sake Type

Junmai

Bottle Size

720ml

Founded

1885

Prefecture

Niigata (新潟県)

One Word to Describe This Sake Brew

Earthy

Food Pairings

Pairs well with all cuisine from hamburgers to tacos

Taste Profile

WINE: Simple reds and whites
BEER: Ales

Ingredients

RICE: Koshiibuki br/>WATER: Ground water
(No sulfites, no preservatives)

Seimaibuai

(amount of rice left after milling): 65%

Alcohol Content

15%

Sake Meter Value

+5 (the lower the sweeter, the higher the drier)

Sweet or Dry

Dry

Body

Medium

Acidity

1.2

Serving Temp

Chilled or room temperature

Sake Social, in partnership with JETRO [Japanese External Trade Organziation], is deeply committed to the continued promotion of Japanese sake, shochu, and related goods. Through education and shared knowledge, we encourage novice and expert consumers to try, enjoy, and share Japanese sake and shochu.

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