- Saga (佐賀)
- Rice type
- Saikai 134
- Polishing rate (semaibuai)
- Alcohol content
According to the brewery, Tenzan Jizake Junmai Genshu (天山 地酒 純米原酒) is one of its most popular sake in Japan and overseas. With its rich aroma of banana, umami and 'rice sweetness,' it goes well with rich and savoury dishes. The bottle comes wrapped in bamboo leaves and makes an excellent gift.
About the brewery
- Tenzan Sake Brewery Co., Ltd.
- Name in Japanese
- 1520 Iwakura, Ogi, Saga 845-0003
Tenzan Brewery was founded in 1875, when Shichida Tsuki and Shichida Toshimitsu, both engaged in the milling and noodle industry, inherited the brewery after it had gone out of business. It is located in Ogi, Saga Prefecture, at the foot of Mount Tenzan, and run by the sixth-generation tōji Shichida Kensuke (七田謙介).