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Sake Morito Juichi Masamune Tokubetsu Junmai Kaede

The autumn edition of Morito's Tokubetsu Junmai. The "Kaede" (maple leaf) version is available from September to November.
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Item details

Brewery
Morito Brewery
Japanese name
森戸酒造株式会社
Sake type
Tokubetsu Junmai
Prefecture
Tochigi (栃木)
Rice type
Gohyakumangoku (五百万石)
Polishing rate (semaibuai)
60%
Alcohol content
15%
SMV
n/a
Acidity
n/a
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This is the autumn version of Morito Brewery's Tokubetsu Junmai. It is made of Gohyuakumangoku and is milled done to 60%.

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About the brewery:

Morito Brewery (森戸酒造株式会社) is located in Higashiizumi, Yaita City, Tochigi Prefecture, an area blessed with clear and abundant underground water and a truly pristine environment. It was founded in 1874 and has been brewing sake under the brand name "Juichi Masamune" (十一正宗) for more than 140 years. Other brands are Takahara (たかはら) and Shojinzawa (尚仁沢). Under its fifth-generation brewmaster Morito Yasuo (森戸康雄) the brewery has skillfully succeeded in combining old traditions with the latest brewing technology. Morito Brewery offers tours to visitors. Please call beforehand for a reservation.
Address
645 Higashiizumi, Yaita, Tochigi 329-2512
Phone
0287-43-0411
Website

Latest reviews

Colour / hue
Pale Yellow
Clarity
Clear
Intensity
Strong
The autumn version of Morito's Tokubetsu Junmai: one of the best special junmai sake we have had the pleasure to taste. With a nose of gingerbread, dried fruits and a whisper of nuts, it is a well-balanced mouthful, rich and fragrant, quite dry and aromatic—spicy finish. We enjoyed it at room temperature, as recommended by the brewery.
thomas recommends this item.

Item information

Category
Sake
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Reviews
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Last update
Rating
4.00 star(s) 1 ratings
Location
〒329-2512 栃木県矢板市東泉645

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