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Morito Sakura no Shizuku Seishu

Morito Sakura no Shizuku (森戸酒造 桜の雫) is a seishu that is dry with a mild and crisp taste.
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Sake specs

Prefecture
Tochigi (栃木)
Rice type
Domestic rice (国産米)
Polishing rate (semaibuai)
n/a
Alcohol content
15%
Morito Sakura no Shizuku (森戸酒造 桜の雫)

Morito Sakura no Shizuku (森戸酒造 桜の雫) is classified as seishu (清酒). Seishu is regular sake is also known as futsūshu (普通酒). It is dry with a mild and crisp taste. Sakura no Shizuku is brewed with special sake yeast, which professor emeritus Nakata Kubo (中田久保) of the Tōkyō University of Agriculture's Sake Brewing Laboratory has succeeded in isolating from the natural sakura flower in a method called sakura kōbojikomi (さくら酵母仕込み).

Sakura no Shizuku is good cold or warmed up, and its mild and crisp dry taste makes it a versatile sake suitable for Japanese and Western and Chinese cuisine.


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About the brewery

Brewery
Morito Shuzō
Name in Japanese
鳳鸞酒造
Address
645 Higashiizumi, Yaita, Tochigi 329-2512
Phone
0287-43-0411
Website
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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.

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Colour / hue
Pale Yellow
Clarity
Clear
This seishu is made with special yeast extracted from sakura flowers. It has a nose of dried fruits and resins, and a marked dry and crisp character. Its strong alcoholic overtones end in a pleasantly spicy finish.

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sake information

Category
Futsu
Added by
JREF
Views
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Watchers
1
Reviews
1
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Rating
4.00 star(s) 1 ratings
Location
〒329-2512 栃木県矢板市東泉645

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