Sake Review

Abe Funashibori Ginjo Nama Genshu (Summer), Abe Shuzo / 「あべ」ふなしぼり 吟醸生 原酒

Abe Funashibori Ginjo Nama Genshu

Name: Abe Funashibori Ginjo Nama Genshu / 「あべ」ふなしぼり 吟醸生 原酒

Brewer: Abe Shuzo / 阿部酒造

Rice: Gohyakumangoku

Brew Year: 2014

Prefecture: Niigata

Alcohol content:

Five Bullet-point Review:

  • Round, soft touch on your tongue/month
  • Punchy, dense flavor emerges after a couple of days of opening the lid
  • Rare type of sake from Nigata – Nigata sake tends to be very dry
  • Smooth flavor – due to addition of jozo alcohol
  • Sweetness of rice, packed

Tasted at: Home

Rating: 3.5/5