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February 2021

  • True Trend – Hakkaisan Launches Two New Brews
    February 12, 2021 Beau Timken

    True Trend – Hakkaisan Launches Two New Brews

    The great thing about the sake market is that it is evolving at an incredible pace. It’s not a new industry, but historically changes have been glacial in nature. There wasn’t a lot of movement within a brewery’s offerings. But...

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  • True Spring – Spring Sake Has Sprung 4 Fresh Brews
    February 12, 2021 Beau Timken

    True Spring – Spring Sake Has Sprung 4 Fresh Brews

    One “Arabashiri,” one “Shiboribana,” and two “Shiboritate” brews have sprung onto our shelves and basically they are all saying one thing – Spring Namas have arrived. This means one thing – fresh! This year we see the return of the...

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  • New Store Arrivals – Hakkaisan x 2, Kankoubai, Uzume
    February 12, 2021 Beau Timken

    New Store Arrivals – Hakkaisan x 2, Kankoubai, Uzume

      Hakkaisan 45  From Niigata Prefecture. Daiginjo. SMV: +5 Acidity: 1.2 The nose on this special brew from the powerhouse Hakkaisan brewery is a wonderful collection of melon, white peach, apple, cherry, wheat and steamed rice aromas. From the first...

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  • The “Beau Zone Layer” – Hokusetsu YK35
    February 12, 2021 Beau Timken

    The “Beau Zone Layer” – Hokusetsu YK35

    Niigata Prefecture  Daiginjo SMV: N/A Acidity:N/A There are many chapters to the book known as YK35! Where do we start? How about at the brewery itself, which is located on an island off the coast of Niigata called Sado Island....

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