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December is (was) a good month to look for limited (« gentei ») editions, what with all the new sake coming out, and Kansagawa Brewery in Yui did not fail expectations!
Shosetsu Junmai Shiboritate Nama (gentei)
Rice milled down to 60%
Bottled in December 2007
Clarity: very clear
Colour: almost transparent
Aroma: Fruity/Flowers/Green apples, pineapple
Taste: Very dry. Fruity: green apples, pineapple, raisins.
Complex. Reveals melon and muscat with food.
Dryness lingering in mouth.
Overall: A sake that drinks truly well with food.
Complex mood lingering in mouth.