Born Junmai Daiginjo Muroka Nama Genshu
*NOTE: This sake is unpasteurized. We can ship unpasteurized sake, however it is at the customer's discretion. It's best to avoid shipping unpasteurized sake during extremely hot summers or freezing cold winters. When completing a purchase of unpasteurized sake from True Sake, you are giving us the OK to ship unpasteurized sake to you. Feel free to call or email us if you have more questions.
The nose on this unpasteurized Junmai Daiginjo is made up of rose petals, cooked banana, leather, and tropical fruit elements. This is a really plump and viscous Nama that is both smooth and soft. There are a ton of ripe flavors to choose from such as honeydew melon wrapped in prosciutto, to a sweet fruit compote, to honeycomb. Juicy and fruity and so darn lively - so much flavor and so little back! The overall celebration of this sake is the elusive umami quality, which is so present, that they put a sticker on the bottle that says "umami." Rolling, fruity, and soft like a sweet avocado! WORD: Umami WINE: Nouveau Beaujolais BEER: Sweet Ales FOODS: White fish in a rich soy sauce, avocado salad, grilled oily fish, tofu.