Description: Occasionally a brewer approaches us with a brew that resets our grading scale--this is one of them. If you are looking for a premium sake to impress, your list should start with this godly brew. Let's start with the fragrance--think melon and pear with an undertone of bamboo and a dash of white pepper. Now the taste - those fragrants mixed with marshmallows. Can you picture it? Mmmmmm...cloudy marshmallows and pears. Adjectives include: rich, elegant, layered (deep and complex), sweet, a bit dry--all ending with a quick finish. And, did you see the bottle? So cool...the presentation blows away any bottle of wine...One word to describe this sake brew: Elegant
Food Pairings: Light appetizers, edamame or some sashimi. White fish carpaccio, sashimi. If you eat with sushi/sashimi, less wasabi.
Taste profile: WINE: Chewy Reds/Crisp Whites; BEER: Ales and Pilsners
Brewery: Seiryo Shuzo
Sake Type: Junmai Daiginjo
Bottle Size: 750ml
Ingredients: Ricetype: Matsuyamamitsui; No sulfites, no preservatives.
Seimaibuai (amount of rice left after milling): 45%
Alcohol Content: 15.3%
Sake Meter Value (the lower the sweeter, the higher the drier): +3
Sweet or dry: Neutral
Serving temp: Chilled