Brewed by Kizakura Sake Brewing Co. Ltd.
Style: Saké - Nigori
Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Serve in Guinomi, Masu, Ochoko


on tap


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RATINGS: 45   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.37   EST. CALORIES: 447   ABV: 14.9%
Seimaibuai: 70%
Nihonshu-do: +1
Acidity: 1.5

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
Snojerk321 (2960) - San Diego, California, USA - MAR 6, 2009
300ml bottle from BevMo! Mission Valley. Pours a faded white color with lots of little rice granules that acted as lacing. Nose is quite fruity with some peaches and apricots. Flavor is medium sweet and a bit boozy. Not quite as good as I expected, cool bottle though.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
porterhouse (1580) - Boothbay, Maine, USA - MAR 3, 2009
(300 ml bottle (stamped "02/08") from Belfast Co-op, served chilled and shaken) Pours milky grayish white - has the appearance of water in which you have just cleaned a paintbrush. Aroma is sweetish and milky, along with rice. Mouthfeel is lightly rough-ish and grainy, also a bit chalky. Lacing consists of a milky whitish haze along inside of glass. Flavor is fairly sweetish and milky along with fermented rice and alcohol. Bit of a chalky antacid quality that detracted. Fairly nice but I didn’t dig this as much as the nigori from Ozeki.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 5/5   OVERALL 15/20
Kevin (2158) - New Mexico, USA - NOV 20, 2008
what to do when when i can’t sleep, can’t stand the talking heads on the tv right now, can’t stand a lot of things really. so i think it is time for a nice sake, that should go well with my sausage and eggs this morning. thick milky white body, that is nice and gritty, hell maybe i should cook some grits too, grits is good afterall. nah, i’ll hit the grits tomorrow when i can’t sleep, so i have that going for me. sweet herbal, not quite mint aroma with a nice boozey scent. oh yeah this is tasty light sweet fruit and some banana, grape nots a bit of popsicle stick and a lingering light nutty taste. great mouthfeel, that i like from the unfiltered ones, the alcohol is well blended in this. a bit of a hubba bubba flavor lingers in there that detracts a bit but this woill still be a repeat purchase.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
badgerben (4651) - Blaine, Minnesota, USA - OCT 31, 2008
Appearance of watered down milk. Aroma of rice and a bit of wood. A little coconut in the taste. Strong rice and light mold. Excellent.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
Walt (2449) - Austin, Texas, USA - APR 10, 2008
Pour is opaque milky white...smell is marzipan, alcohol, and light yeast...creamy mouthfeel...taste is coconut milk like and sweet with hot alcohol....sweet sugary rice flavors...like Minute Rice that you throw some butter and raw sugar into...good, but not great...

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 3/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 9/20
nick76 (4315) - Tampa, Florida, USA - JAN 31, 2008
The aroma is ricey with yeast, dirt, and bananas. The appearance is hazy white. The flavor is like the aroma. The palate is chalky. This is drinkable but nothing special.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 7/20
Palidor19 (3083) - Brandon, Florida, USA - JAN 31, 2008
Let me just say that this is not my first Nigori sake, but there is nothing about this that I like, it taste too astringent, and its too thick with its flavor. I cant get back this.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
xmarcnolanx (929) - Kirkwood, Missouri, USA - JAN 13, 2008
Shit, this is cloudy as hell.... Looks like sperm. Aroma is hot as hell. Smells really similar to a smooth nail polish remover. Taste is milky and smooth with a lot of alcohol.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Tmoney99 (12230) - Cincinnati, Ohio, USA - NOV 15, 2007
Chilled pink bottle from Grapes of Mirth. Poured cloudy white color with sticky particle legs. Moderate coconut, candy almonds and melons aroma. Medium body with a creamy unfiltered texture. Medium pineapple, vanilla and coconut rice flavor with a medium creamy sweet finish of moderate duration. My expectations were met with a complex sake

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
JK (5123) - St. Louis Park, Minnesota, USA - OCT 27, 2007
Great presentation with the pink bottle. Pours cloudy and leaves a thick residue on the glass. I really like the appearance and palate. Mild fruit and subdued alcohol. Quite smooth, and a little sweet. I’m not sure how to best rate sake yet, but this is my favorite so far.

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