Sawahime Shimotsuke Junmai Daiginjo 720ml Sake
Sawahime Shimotsuke Junmai Daiginjo 720ml sake
From Toji or 'Master Brewer', Mr Hiroshi Inoue from Sawahime Sake Brewery in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan.
2017 London International Wine Challenge Gold Medal sake - "Sawahime Shimotsuke Junmai Daiginjo"!
Established in 1868, the Sawahime Brewery only uses local ingredients found in the Tochigi prefecture where the brewery is located about an hour north of Tokyo.
Hiroshi's aim is to showcase the splendour of Tochigi through his Sakes's as he supports and collaborates with local rice farmers to help improve the quality of their crops. Hiroshi is also actively involved with the Tochigi Insititute of Brewing, where research is conducted into new yeast strains and techiques to improve the quality of sake brewing in the prefecture.
This item is best kept cold so local pickup/delivery is preferred.