ABOUT THIS BOTTLE
OKUNOMATSU TOKUBETSU JUNMAI
Clear, silvery, glossy straw color. Sweet aromas and flavors of honeydew melon, strawberry cream cheese, Asian pear, coconut cake, seasoned seaweed snack, and lemon-lime cordial. Silky and soft, dry-yet-fruity, light-to-medium body and a smooth, buoyant bazooka gum and brandied bananas finish. A slightly savory Tokubetsu sake with excellent balance for special dinner pairing. This sake goes nicely with a wide variety of foods and also works as a palate cleanser. It's a perfect sake to chill by the case to have on hand to enjoy with dinner on a night in.
Rice Polishing Ratio
This sake is made from Tohoku rice that has been polished to 60%.
HOW TO ENJOY
Butter-sauteed foie gras, soft shell crab tempura, shrimp tempura, roast duck, vegetable quiche, ceviche.
Chilled, room temperature, or warm.
OKUNOMATSU BREWERYLEARN MORE
Okunomatsu Sake Brewery was founded at the beginning of the Edo period (1603–1868). They began as rapeseed oil merchants and by 1716, they were also producing miso, soy sauce, and of course, sake. Since then the spirit of their founder and his pursuit of high-quality sake brewing has been passed on generation to generation. Not only are they known for the quality of their sakes, but also their attention they give to packaging design, resulting in unique bottles.