Black Imayo Tsukasa Extra Dry Junmai

$50

The somber black label with an English name is the perfect presentation for this ultra dry brew. In fact it is 3X drier than a normal Junmai.  Don't let the label fool you.  It is full of umami resulting in a distinctive aftertaste and sharpness that is unparalleled in the sake industry. Brewed by the Imayo Tsukasa Shuzo in the Niigata Prefectureis sharp and smooth and easily enjoyed.

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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.

Sake Type

Junmai

Bottle Size

720ml

Founded

1767

Prefecture

Niigata (新潟県)

One Word to Describe This Sake Brew

Dry

Food Pairings

Halibut Steak, Kobe Beef Burger, Grilled Yellowtail, Korean Bulgogi

Taste Profile

Dry and Clean

Ingredients

Ricetype: Gohyakumangoku; Water: N/A ; Yeast: #9 ; No sulfites, no preservatives.

Seimaibuai

60%

Alcohol Content

16%

Sake Meter Value

16 (the lower the sweeter, the higher the drier)

Sweet or Dry

Very Dry

Body

Medium

Acidity

1.3

Serving Temp

Chilled

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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