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Otokoyama “Tokubetsu Junmai” Nama

Hokkaido

$41.00
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$41.00

Will melt your heart

A seasonal summer sake hailing from the northern land of Hokkaido, a place usually known for its snow. However, summer still graces the land, and this sake was made with those sunny months in mind. Its apple-like aroma is soothing and tranquil, leading gently into a playful sweetness on the palate that leaves you wanting another sip. This one is sure to bring a smile to your lips.

Characteristics

Brand Otokoyama
Brewery Otokoyama
Category Junmai
Subcategory Nama
Taste Profile Light & Dry
Rice variety Miyamanishiki
Yeast variety Association No. 901
Alcohol 15.0%
RPR ? 55%
SMV ? +2.0
Acidity ? 1.4
Values listed are at the time of production.

Serving Temperature

The best serving temperature of Otokoyama “Tokubetsu Junmai” Nama is cold (40-60°F).
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Region

Otokoyama “Tokubetsu Junmai” Nama - Hokkaido

Otokoyama is made in Hokkaido.

Taste Metrics

Tasting Notes

  • Apple

    Apple
  • Asian Pear

    Asian Pear

Recommended Pairing

  • Seafood

    Seafood
  • Fruits

    Fruits

Otokoyama

With a history spanning over 340 years, this brewery’s sake was a favorite of the Tokugawa shogunate. It was so popular with people in Edo, it was even depicted in works by one of Japan’s most famous “Ukiyoe” painting masters, Utamaro. Brewed in Hokkaido, the northernmost island in Japan, Otokoyama uses water from Mount Daisetsu, literally meaning “lots of snow.” The ice water along with crisp cold air in harsh climate of Hokkaido translates into the dry and sharp taste of sake.

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