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Tozai “Living Jewel”
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Tozai “Living Jewel”

Kyoto prefecture

$23.75 member price
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A kaleidoscope of flavor

A gentle junmai highlighting Kyoto's famous Fushimi water; light and easy drinking, perfect for an afternoon on the terrace. Light and easy drinking sake named after Japan’s colorful koi fish that represent good fortune and luck. This sake represents the combination of vibrant colors, patterns, and shimmering scales that have earned Japanese koi fish the moniker “living jewels."


Brand Tozai
Brewery Kizakura
Category Junmai
Subcategory N/A
Taste Profile Light & Dry
Rice variety Koshihikari
Yeast variety N/A
Alcohol 14.9%
RPR ? 70%
SMV ? +6.5
Acidity ? N/A
Values listed are at the time of production.

Serving Temperature

The best serving temperature of Tozai “Living Jewel” is cold (40-60°F).
  • Recommended
  • Not Recommended


Tozai “Living Jewel” - Kyoto prefecture

Tozai is made in Kyoto prefecture in the Kinki region.

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Tasting Notes

  • Banana

  • Grape

  • Lemon


Recommended Pairing

  • Seafood

  • Cheese

  • Fruits



Kizakura was founded in Kyoto in 1926 and is most famous for its company character depicted as the river monster “kappa” in TV commercials. The company motto is “Our first principle is quality.” This is the attitude that they have championed as they continue to strive to develop sake products for every aspect of their customers’ lives. Kizakura has become a nationally-reknowned brand and continues to produce innovative sake to reach wider audiences.

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