Sake Selects - Team True Sake Select Monthly Brews April 2009
Welcome to "True Selects" - featured sakes that are selected and championed by Miwa and Lynette - our two resident sake studs. As we can only stock so many different brands of sake - think limited space - this effort is a way to offer sakes that we wouldn't usually carry. They will select by price-point, uniqueness, availability, and other factors that make these selections unusual for the store.
Dewazakura Oka "Yamadanishiki"
From Yamagata Prefecture
SMV: +5 / Acidity: 1.4 / Rice: Yamadanishiki milled to 50%
$24 / 500ml
Those who love Oka "Cherry Bouquet", try this Ginjo made with Yamadanishiki rice. It has a more robust texture and savory rice tones compared to its sister brew. For those of you who enjoy Kikusui Jumai Ginjo might find this sake enjoyable as well.
Wakaebisu Ninja "Connoisseur"
From Mie Prefecture 1853.
SMV: +6 Acidity: 1.4
A well-built Junmai that is much more complex than the easy nature leads one to believe. A classic example of a dry sake that tastes fruitier than indicated for a clean and fulfilling flavor experience.
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Daishichi Minowamon Junmai Daiginjo
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Regular price $80/720ml
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A case order (of 6 bottles) will get additional 10% off!!!
As a SAKE BONUS Miwa is running a Hiyaoroshi Nama Special for those who cannot get enough of the very tasty Fall/Winter brews: The deal is buy one get one for free! WOW What a deal!!!!