KyotoLefty (9713) - Kyoto, JAPAN - APR 10, 2014
3.4 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 14/20
720 bottle, poured into a paper cup. Funky rice and koji nose, yellowish color. Rather funky and sweet with full rice flavors. Weird stuff. Decent.
deft (84) - SWEDEN - DEC 18, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
300 ml bottle purchased at Daimaru in Shinsaibashi, Osaka.
Clear white to very pale yellow. Heavy aroma, flowery, perfumes, plums, some berries, sweet. Taste is also flowery, perfumes, peppery. Quite high alcohol. Fades quickly.
gnoff (9861) - Mölndal, SWEDEN - DEC 18, 2012
2.7 AROMA 4/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
300 ml bottle thanks to deft! Purchased in Osaka, Japan. Sampled on December 15, 2012.
Clear close to water color, no head. Wood, butter, alcohol, rancid scent. Pear, sweet, alcohol taste. Warming alcohol. Firey alcohol sensation and feeling on tongue. Medium mouthfeel, low bitterness. Sweet and alcohol finish.