This sake is "umakuchi," which is a perfect balance between sweet and dry with layers of umami. TheYamada Nishiki used for this sake was grown right outside of the brewery, about ten paces by foot.
Kawatsuru is brewed in Kagawa Prefecture in the Shikoku region.
Kawatsuru Brewing Company
Kawatsuru has a female toji master brewer, Miki Fujioka. The president also has two children, both girls, so the future president will be a woman as well. Kawatsuru is very popular in their hometown of Kagawa, and one of their most popular sakes is their “iriko-zake,” steeped with local sardines for drinking warm.
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