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RATINGS: 35   MEAN: 2.92/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.92/5   EST. CALORIES: 435   ABV: 14.5%
COMMERCIAL DESCRIPTION
An unfiltered sake that preserves the fresh flavor of the moromi (the fermenting mixture of rice, water, koji, and yeast), for a crisp, vibrant presence.


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2.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 3/20
Beerenberger (1584) - Fischer, Texas, USA - JAN 12, 2013
The aroma has notes of fruity sweetness, grain and alcohol. Pours a cloudy milky color. The taste is primarily sweet. Fruit, (plums?) sugar, vanilla. The flavor was more pronounced than what I expected from the nose. Creamy mouthfeel. Overall, a pleasant reaction to my first experience with sake.


2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
zvsn (1287) - ISRAEL - DEC 27, 2015
Bottle shared at a tasting. Opaque white color. Fruity aroma of banana, pineapple and coconut. Sweet, fruity, notes of banana, rice and alcohol. Medium-full body, oily texture.

3.7
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
kerenmk (3626) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 23, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Max’ place. Thanks DSG/ zvsn. White and opaque. Toasty, marzipan aroma, almond-marzipan bitterness, full body, soft orgeat notes.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 8/20
tomer (2523) - Rishon Le Zion, ISRAEL - DEC 19, 2015
At a tasting, thanks, murky white color, aroma of banana with a hint of alcohol, banana flavor, much to sweet, quite coarse. Not essential.

2.4
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 9/20
rayaron (1060) - Kfar Saba, ISRAEL - DEC 13, 2015
Bottle sample at a tasting at Dancing Camel, Tel Aviv. Thanks zvsn. Pours milk white. Aroma of sweet rice, porridge and pineapple. Very sweet flavor with notes of rice and pineapple, milky, dry and watery. Light-bodied.

2.3
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
DSG (10045) - Tel Aviv, ISRAEL - DEC 8, 2015
UPDATED: DEC 14, 2015 Bottle sample at a tasting at Dancing Camel. Thanks zvsn. Milky white color. Fruity sake aroma with lots of banana, pineapple, and alcohol. Sweet flavor with rice, fruitiness, and alcohol. Not my thing.
Tried it again two days later, got a lot of almonds and some rosewater notes in there.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
BenH (3438) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - DEC 7, 2015
Bottle. Pours like skimmed milk. Slightly fruity aroma, pineapple, earth, coconut. Taste is earthy, wood, coconut. Thick and sweet.

3.7
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
Carlisle (324) - Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 23, 2015
Bottle. Hazy, off-white color. Sweet cream aroma. Very sweet and creamy. Long finish with a touch of alcohol burn. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

2.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
maxwelldeux (4271) - Snohomish, Washington, USA - MAY 3, 2013
Bottle at Maru in Cary, NC. Pours a very thick and creamy off-white color that almost seemed to have the consistency of a thin chowder. Nose had a lot of dry white wine elements to it. The taste, though, was a little sweet with just a hint of the wine notes. Very creamy.

2
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
zizzybalubba (1736) - Raleigh, North Carolina, USA - APR 21, 2013
375 mL bottle from SoHo Organic Market, Elizabeth City, NC. Has the appearance of watery milk once the yeast mixes in. Aroma of light citrus and yeast. Lightly sweet flavor of coconut and alcohol. I’m not sure that I should be rating sake but if this is a great example I am pretty sure it is not my thing.

3.5
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Ernesto987 (5165) - Arizona, USA - FEB 28, 2013
Tastes like a strong Belgian flat beer, lots of yeast, that caramel flavor decent


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