Koshitanrei is Niigata’s answer to Yamadanishiki. It was specifically designed over the course of 15 years to be an excellent rice for daiginjo style sake, and was finally recognized by the Japanese government in 2004. This strain is a blend of Yamadanishiki and Gohyakumangoku, pulling favorable qualities from each that give it a well-defined “shimpaku” (starchy white core) and hardy growing abilities suitable for the colder climate of

Kanbara “Ancient Treasure”

Kanbara “Ancient Treasure”

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“Tsugu” Junmai Daiginjo, standing in front of a product box
Junmai Daiginjo


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