Katsuyama Lei Junmai-ginjo undiluted (720ml)

  • Katsuyama Lei Junmai-ginjo undiluted (720ml)
  • Katsuyama Lei Junmai-ginjo undiluted (720ml)

¥4,200

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  • *All prices shown are the product prices from the Japanpage:.
  • *Product price can be shown in multiple currencies as reference values.
  • *Payment should be made in Japanese yen.
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  [Awards]
London Sake Challenge2019 Junmai Ginjo Division Platinum

"Katsuyama Lei Junmai-ginjo, undiluted (720ml)" is a Japanese sake that is specially produced using local rice and water sourced from Sendai Prefecture. It is carefully made by using the traditional "fukuro shibori" method - wherein the sake is refined by the means of filling the raw liquor into sacks and allowing its effluvient to seep out naturally. The sake has a deep, sweet taste to it, and the delicate and reassuring fragrance of muskmelon. It brings out the rich "umami" flavors of rice and is given a low-grade alcohol finish. By raising its content of amino acids - an element of the "umami" compound - this sake is the perfect accompaniment to food dishes: it goes well with well-seasoned dishes; meats that are covered in rich sauces; and aperitifs and desserts. In the "London Sake Challenge 2019" - the oldest Japanese sake competition in Europe - wine sommeliers from around the world evaluated Japanese sake, and the "Katsuyama Rei" was awarded the top platinum prize in the "Junmai Ginjo" division. As such, it is a Junmai Ginjo that is highly valued upon international standards.

[About "Katsuyama"]
Japanese sake "Katsuyama" inherits a tradition that has been established for more than 320 years. It is rumored that the origin of the name lies in the superstition that samurai won victories in heaps, and is associated with the "Katsuyama Chignon", a fashionable women's hairstyle in the early Edo period (17th century). It is a full-bodied sake made through a slow and luxurious preparation that involves producing only 1 tank per week, where the moromi (a mash of barley, barley koji, yeat and water) is carefully fermented.

[Pairing food proposed from Vendor]
Prosciutto, cream cheese

[Important notes]
We do not sell alcoholic beverages to underage.
We do not deliver this product to the following countries and areas.
Canada, America, Mexico, Dominica, Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, United Kingdom, France.  

Recommended temperature

  • Atsukan (50 - 55℃)
  • Jokan (45 - 50℃)
  • Nurukan (30 - 40℃)
  • Room temperature (15 - 20℃)
  • Hanabie (10℃)
  • Yukibie (5℃)

Type

Tag

  • Bodaimoto
  • Filter press

Appearance

  • Clarity

    Transparency

    Hazy

  • Colour

    Colorless

    Dark brown

  • Intensity

    Water

    Deep

Nose characteristics

  • Intensity

    Low

    Strong

Taste characteristics

  • Light / Body

    Light

    Body

  • Sweet / Dry

    Sweet

    Dry

  • Simple / Complexity

    Simple

    Complexity

  • Acidity

    Low

    High

  • Umami

    Low

    High

  • Finish

    Low finish

    Long finish

Aroma and flavor

Apple

Detailed information

Volume 720
Size (L W H) 8.5 x 8.5 x 29.5 mm
Weight 1.2 kg
Ingredients 米、米麹、水
Region Miyagi
Alcohol content 12%vol.
Sake Meter Value ? ?Japanpage:Sake is a one-stop service specializing in Japanese alcoholic beverages that offers “storytelling + cross-border EC + international small-lot delivery”. It has attracted attention as a non-conventional innovative service that includes“story-telling product introductions”, as well as allowing “direct customer orders”, “direct purchases from sake breweries”, “direct delivery from Japan”, “small-lot air transportation delivery”, and “a standard product price globally”. ±-35
Acid level ? ?Japanpage:Sake is a one-stop service specializing in Japanese alcoholic beverages that offers “storytelling + cross-border EC + international small-lot delivery”. It has attracted attention as a non-conventional innovative service that includes“story-telling product introductions”, as well as allowing “direct customer orders”, “direct purchases from sake breweries”, “direct delivery from Japan”, “small-lot air transportation delivery”, and “a standard product price globally”. +1.8
Polishing ratio ?? Japanpage:Sake is a one-stop service specializing in Japanese alcoholic beverages that offers “storytelling + cross-border EC + international small-lot delivery”. It has attracted attention as a non-conventional innovative service that includes“story-telling product introductions”, as well as allowing “direct customer orders”, “direct purchases from sake breweries”, “direct delivery from Japan”, “small-lot air transportation delivery”, and “a standard product price globally”. 55%
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※We do not sell alcoholic beverages to underage.

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