Many people think that sake cup is a must for Japanese sakes, but actually, tasting with wine glass can also give you a surprise! While the subtle color and tears can be seen more easily, the changes in aromas and flavors caused by temperature are more noticeable. This concept is exactly what Fine Sake Awards is promoting. As one of the biggest sake competitions, the contest was held in April this year and the results have been announced. Saketora team has selected 4 new Japanese sakes which has won the gold medal; and among them, two have won the highest award- 'Grand Gold Medal'! As a Japanese sake fan, you would never want to miss these outstanding pieces!
FINE SAKE AWARDS 2021
Gold Award-winning Daiginjo set
The top sakes that every sake fan would never want to miss, the best of the best which have won the gold medal! The set includes 5 gold award-winning Daiginjo, 2 of which are the highest-level 'Grand gold awards' winners! All of them are recognised by experts with excellent tastes. The set is providing a 15% off and free shipping discounts. If you want to drink wise, buy wise, don't miss the chance!
Tokyo Zakari Junmai Daiginjo
The Yamadanishiki is polished to 40%, and the water absorption time during the brewing process is even accurate to the second as the unit. Fully hand-made with the fruity aroma as like peach and melon.
Nanawarai Daiginjo Ginka
100% made in Nagano. Slowly brewed with the high quality Miyamanishiki rice under low temperature, the sake is fruity with the note of banana and melon and full of the umami of sake rice. Delicated and with the smooth mouthfeel.
Koshino Bairi Junmai Daiginjo Gold Bottle Ver.
After being fermented at low temperature, the bottle is sealed and refrigerated immediately to maintain the original freshness and fruity aroma of the sake. Fruity like apples and white peaches with slightly dry mouthfeel. The umami and sourness of the rice are well-balanced.
Kamikokoro Junmai Daiginjo
Using the traditional home-made yeast from Kamikokoro Shuzo, the aroma of ripe apple spreads and you can feel the umami of sake rice and get attracted at the moment of the bottle is opened.
Tonokomachi Junmai Daiginjo Yuinoka
Sawanotsuru, X03 Junmai Daiginjo Muroka Genshu
Oimatsu Sansui Daiginjo