Brewed by Hakutsuru Sake Brewing Co.
Style: Saké - Namasaké
Nada, HYOGO Prefecture, Japan
Serve in Guinomi, Masu, Ochoko


on tap


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RATINGS: 88   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.82   EST. CALORIES: 435   ABV: 14.5%
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Draft Sake gains its fresh, refined taste from being brewed and aged for 1 month in a cool state at about 41 F before bottling. Characterized by its light, fresh and smooth taste. Slightly Dry. Enjoy this Sake chilled.

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   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 17/20
asg123 (7) - North Carolina, USA - DEC 26, 2012
Clean dry cold it’s delicious. Better than the large junmai bottle but hakutsuru is the best big boy brewery. This is delicious cold.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Taboada (311) - Compostela (Galiza), - AUG 22, 2014
Tasted at a jappanese restaurante in Amsterdam. My first time with Sake, i like it! Next one please!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
KansaiBeerLvrs (1950) - Kyoto, JAPAN - MAY 17, 2014
Had on draft at Shirokiya near Kyoto Station. I am assuming it is this one but the info at the bar was sparse. The sake was served in a blue carafe 正一合. Very sweet mild rice aroma. Clear water looking pour. Medium bodied & fairly smooth. The taste is sweet, sugary rice, some booze & a bit of peat? OK

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 10/20
dchmela (2634) - Orlando, Florida, USA - AUG 24, 2013
Pours clear with a tinge of yellow. Yeasty rice aroma. Slightly sweet, rice, melon in the taste. Funky lingering aftertaste. Just ok. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
douglas88 (5934) - Portland, Oregon, USA - JUL 26, 2013
180 ml bottle. A rich nose of melon, grain. The flavor is rich grains, some tartness, smooth despite the ABV, fruity again I get melon, very smooth in the finish almost no heat.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 13/20
riversideAK (5625) - Shoreline, Washington, USA - APR 13, 2013
Not sure what the fuck this is supposed to taste smell or look like but fuck it whatever I need rates to keep up this run. Nose of soft melon notes, maybe a little alcohol, soft residual sugar notes. Pours clear with some legs. Assume that is good. Flavors of soft fermented melon notes, a touch of alcohol, soft sweetness, a tangy dry finish. Fairly smooth and not unpleasant. Rather easy to drink I guess. Boom.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
obguthr (3769) - Staunton, Virginia, USA - APR 5, 2013
Fudge and honeydew nose. Crystal clear and virtually colorless. Thin body. Hot at first, but seems appropriate after subsequent sips. Little koji character. Honeydew flavor. NIce aroma, but falls from there.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
northropfrye (2201) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - JAN 13, 2013
Clear, looks like water, which I guess is okay for this style of sake. Faint sweet aroma and taste, not very boozy despite the higher abv. Not bad.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
b3shine (5343) - Indiana, USA - JAN 3, 2013
180 ml bottle to taster. Pours still and clear with a very slight gold tint. Smells of rice and light vanilla. Tastes like it smells, but not as balanced. Average on the palate. I’m fairly new to sake and this is my first sake rating, but this isn’t bad. Also, it was my first cold sake.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
cards04 (1728) - Steinbach, Manitoba, CANADA - DEC 13, 2012
Don’t know a lot about sake..but I know this was quite drinkable. Quite dry mouthfeel. Very yeasty aromas and flavours with hints of sweetness. Maybe some vanilla, and fruit. Tough to say. But fairly good.

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