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Tentaka Junmai Daiginjo 'Kokoro'

Tentaka Junmai Daiginjo 'Kokoro'

  • $6100

About Tentaka

(from the shuzo)

Tentaka Shuzo, Co., Ltd is certified as an organic brewery by Japan, the United States, and European Union. It is one of only three in Japan.

Organic rice blessed with the sun and the motherland grows strongly – its soul will not be lost even after many brewing processes. We have a strict organic Nihonshu brewing process, carefully select machines, substances, and even materials for a broom. We pay close attention to every detail to produce our products. Take a sip of the organic sake “Tentaka” and feel the rice’s sweetness and flavor.
Although this particular sake is not certified organic it is still made with the same rice and in the same shuzo (brewery) with the same exacting methods and processes, but this product has not been certified by the Japanese Organic council. Please consider this as a 'natural sake'. 

Tasting notes - Junmai Daiginjo

“If it isn’t dry, it ain’t sake.” These were the words, more or less, of the founder of this sake. Tentaka sake is indeed generally dry. But nowadays, it has a nice character and solid foundation of flavour as well. A very light and fruity nose that almost jumps out at you, but with a mature and confident mellowness.

Food matching

Best with more delicate dishes such as grilled scallops or vegetables, sashimi, any food that is light with herbs. Salads using lettuce, cabbage (not mayo) or English spinach. Excellent with cheeses.

The Specs

Brewery: Tentaka Brewery Co.,Ltd.
Brand: Tentaka
Region: Tochigi
Classification: Junmai Daiginjo
Item Code: TEN-03
%ALC/VOL: 16%
Net Volume: 720ml
Standard Drinks: 9
Rice: Yamadanishiki
SMV: +4

Rice Polishing Rate: 50%
Serving Temperature Tip: Chilled but also room temperature.

Sweet - Dry

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