Local Sake in Bitchu,Okayama
【Daiginjo Tobindori Shizukuzake】
The best quality Sake rice, Yamadanishiki, is polished down to the point that only thirty two percent remains, and using the brew master’s technique of ‘Tobin Kakoi’ each drip from Tsurushi-shibori is collected in eighteen liter bottles. This is our premium Sake and has a beautiful rich aroma combined with a mature flavor.
【Junmai Daiginjo Omachi】
You will enjoy the mild and rich taste of this sake. It has a beautiful pleasant aroma which derives from the Sake rice Omachi, a local variety. Okayama produces over ninety percent of all of Japan’s Omachi.
【Junmai Ginjo Bisyu】
This is Junmai Ginjo which is made from a rice blend, Yamadanishiki, Asahi and the local variety Omachi. Enjoy the initial mature gentle umami taste followed by a deep aftertaste.
Junmai Shiragiku is brewed using all of the qualities of the local Sake rice Omachi. You can enjoy Junmai (Pure rice special brew) either heated or cooled to appreciate the characteristics of its distinct umami flavor.
【 Junmaishu Mikinishiki (Limited sales)】
This is brewed with our revived ‘Heritage’ sake rice which is truly unique. Please enjoy the balance of the highly aromatic clean taste and sharpness. Depending on the season either ‘Namazake’ or ‘Hiireshu’ are available.
【Junmaishu Shiragikumai (Limited sales)】
The rice that we use in this limited edition Sake has the same name as our brewery as we have revived this rice variety from only 55 seeds. Please enjoy the strong taste filled with a rich, acidic flavor. Depending on the season either ‘Namazake’ or ‘Hiireshu’ are available.
This Sake is brewed using a traditional method called ‘Kimotozikomi’ Its deep strong taste balancing the acidic flavor and umami coming from the natural lactic acid bacterium and yeasts living in the brewery. Best when consumed at either room temperature or warm.
This Sake is our brewery’s original Sake, developed in Nariwa using Okayama’s local rice and the techniques of the Bitchu master brewers. The rich flavor is not only suitable for being enjoyed with Japanese food or by itself as an everyday drink.
【Tokubetsu Honjozo Shiroise】
Tokubetsu Honjozo Shiroise is brewed using a mixture of Asahi and Yamadanishiki rice harvested in Okayama. It has a gentle aroma which reveals the umami and sweetness coming from the rice while still retaining a light clean freshness. This can be enjoyed either chilled or warmed.
Honjozo Chokara maintains just the right amount of umami from the rice while exhibiting a crisp taste and clear aftertaste so loved by Sake gourmets. This dry Sake can be consumed either warm or cold.
【Matatabi Shochu Masumasu Genki】
This unique Shochu uses a local plant named matatabi, a form of Actinidia, which is known as ’Mountain Nymph’ and is brewed using our original brewing method. It has a well matured taste and full flavor.35% alcohol (Only720ml)
【Kome Zhochu DAN Junen Koshu】
We store raw rice sake for more than ten years and then select the very best flavored ones to make this Shochu. This has a well matured taste, rich bouquet, and a smooth texture.25% alcohol (Only720ml)
【Nihonshujikomi Umeshu Koushunbai】
This highly scented and mild tasting Umeshu (Plum Wine) is brewed using our own raw Sake and locally harvested plums.(300,720 and 1,800 ml)