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RATINGS: 51   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.49/5   EST. CALORIES: 540   ABV: 18%
"Men can’t find it. Forces can’t make it. Time can never change it. Genshu Sake - an American masterpiece." Cask Strength - Hand Crafted
Made with only rice, water, yeast and koji with the rice milled to 60% of its original size. Aged ten months for extra body and depth of flavor. A hand crafted, special blend of three superior sakés selected by our tasting panel and blended to their specifications. SMV: +3

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   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
estover (80) - Valencia, Pennsylvania, USA - NOV 20, 2012
lightly colored, zero head with a hint of yeast and alcohol (whiskey) in the nose. Heavy cloying sweetness, full body, oily feel, flat, long finish. I am glad I had this but would not come back for seconds. Keep in mind this is coming from a dark belgian beer lover.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Marheb (4329) - San Diego, California, USA - APR 9, 2016
(Bouteille provenant d’un Cost Plus World Market): Du riz très parfumé, coco, vinaigre et vanille. L’éthanol est bien présent, le corps moyennement liquoreux, très asséchant, on sent bien la puissance du liquide. Longue chaleur dans le palais et impression de pureté réussie.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
TaktikMTL (6899) - Montréal, Quebec, CANADA - FEB 18, 2016
Verre de dégustation chez Kyo Bar Japonais (Montréal, QC) au coût de 6,30$. Arôme: Odeur de riz avec une pointe fruitée. Apparence: La couleur est paille jaunâtre. Saveur: Léger goût de miel et de fruité. Durée moyenne de l’arrière goût. Palette: Le corps est moyen avec une texture légèrement onctueuse. Faible effervescence en bouche. (Rating #6767)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Carlisle (402) - Pennsylvania, USA - AUG 2, 2015
Bottle. Clear with slight yellow color. Sweet rice aroma with some alcohol present. Sweet rice and hints of fruit. Smooth and a bit syrupy with some alcohol burn in the finish. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Alphadelic (2078) - Portland, Oregon, USA - MAY 22, 2015
Genuinely impressed by this. A lovely surprise. A mixture of sweet rice, tartness and dry yeast. I’m not too familiar with sake but this is the best one I’ve had.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 9/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Travlr (19872) - Washington, Washington DC, USA - FEB 26, 2015
Last bottle at Daikaya. Pours clear. Strong herbal melon aroma. Taste is fruity, tart, full bodied. Tasty.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BeerandBlues2 (11711) - Escondido, California, USA - SEP 19, 2014
Bottle. Pours clear and still. Aroma is sweet rice, vanilla and bananas. Flavor is spicy alcohol, sweet rice, vanilla and bananas with a dry finish. Medium body.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
SudsMcDuff (7726) - .....Manchester United.........., Texas, USA - MAR 2, 2014
A very nice sake indeed, tried over at Spencer +Kyle’s place .. . Almost clear .. Pear and melon .. . Clean as silk with a light sweetness in the end .. . Fantastic stuff .. . . I am a black cat for the day. Come on ya black cats!

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
JStax (4578) - Devola/Marietta, Ohio, USA - JUN 22, 2013
Small black bottle with a yellow lettering. Really cool bottle. Poured into a 4 ounce snifter. Pours a pale yellow, nearly the color of water. The aroma has some sweet rice and honey qualities to it. Tastes sweet as well. Not really one to drink mass quantities of, but still fairly pleasant. Much better than I expected.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 16/20
beerbill (3599) - Laurel, New York, USA - MAR 23, 2013
750 ml bottle purchase at Michael’s in Riverhead. As an aside, I really like the bottle design, both the shape and the graphics. Pours clear with some slight interference when looking through the glass. Pleasant aroma with some very noticeable alcohol vapors along with some rice and a bit of vanilla. The flavor is fruity with some rice and definitely a bit of vanilla. Very lovely. Texturally, this sake is like silk on the palate. A bit boozy but at 18% abv not unexpected and it does not interfere with the enjoyment of this sake. I could drink this regularly. Excellent!

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
reggiedunlop (3632) - The dub c, Pennsylvania, USA - MAR 13, 2013
First Sake rating...Pours a crystal clear very pale yellow...nice legs on the glass. Aroma of mild tropical fruit and vanilla...rice vinegar...boozy. Flavor is boozy and rice forward...just a touch of tropical fruit in there. Mouthfeel is just a bit oily and the finish is boozy rice and warming.

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