Sake Exclusives - Urakasumi Honjozo Genshu | True Sake
March 2009

Sake Exclusives - Urakasumi Honjozo Genshu

Posted by admin in 2009, March, Newsletter

Yes, buried deep in the text of this Newsletter is this little blurb about a brew that I asked for and received and will drink all of if you do not steal a bottle first.

Long story short - was at a "whale" restaurant in Tokyo and this little beauty was the "bring in the e-coupon for a free glass of sake" free sake at a killer Izakaya in Shinzuku. The owner is from Miyagi Prefecture and is very good friends with our friend Koichi Saura owner of Urakasumi brewery. When I received my free "glass" which was actually a masu of a brew in a really cool gold foil wrapping I saw the friendly and comforting words Urakasumi. I had never tasted this Honjozo before and as soon as the masu hit my table I called Saura-san - but quickly hung-up noticing that it was after 10pm. Long story even longer - I liked it so much that I called both Saura-san and his exporter and said let's get this to the US immediately! They heard me - they felt me - they made me very happy! The sake was registered and I received two cases in the last two weeks. Apparently that is all! But I will try my best to "score more". We may have a bottle or two left. Maybe!


Choose Your Sake by Category

Blog Search

The Archives

The Archives

Search True Blog

SF Store Info

STORE HOURS

Phone No : (415) 355-9555

Monday - Thursday : 12pm - 7pm

Friday - Saturday : 11am - 7pm

Sunday : 11am - 6pm

Directions

Sake Delivered
to Your Door!

Free delivery on any order over $100!

Call us at 415-355-9555 for our concierge service. Same and next-day delivery in SF and we ship to anywhere in California as well as DC, ID, MO, NM, NV, NY, OR, VA and WY!

Having an Event?

Contact us here for organizing sake tastings for your company, group or private affair!