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Yesterday, November 25th, as I suddenly had to leave the Cricket match to buy plates and chopsticks we had forgotten to bring for our after-game BBQ, I noticed a bottle of Hiyaoroshi by Haginishiki Brewery, Shizuoka City at the sipermarket. As I did not fancy having to drink cheap beer, I did not hesitate and bought the bottle as I knew very well it would quickly disappear!
Haginishiki Junmai Hiyaoroshi
Rice: Biyama Nsihiki 100%
Rice milled down to 55%
Clarity: very clear
Colour: light golden tinge
Aroma: Fruity/Vanilla, bananas
Taste: Junmai tingle, complex. Lots of fruit: bananas, vanilla, persimmons, bitter chocolate
Lingers onpalate, caling for another sip.
Overall: Typical Shizuoka sake. Very fruity. Goes well with any food.
Both genders should ind themselves attracted.
Complex but tends to accomodate itself to any occasion. A good find!