Choseimai_25_years_1989

LIMITED EDITION CHOSEIMAI 1989

BREWERY: Kuze sake brewery
Established in 1786 (ishikawa prefecture, japan)
TYPE: Sake (Daiginjo, Vintage/Aged)
ABV: 17%
SIZE: 500ml
RICE VARIETY: Yamadanishiki
POLISHING RATIO: 40%
INGREDIENTS: Rice, Koji (Malted Rice), Brewer's Alcohol
WHAT AN EXPERT SAYS: Earth, mushroom and spice, with lots of pepper and chili on the finish. Delicate and pure, with plenty of sweet fruits, cooked fruits and elegance. Tea leaf and decaying leaves. A hint of chocolate even. You would never even believe that this has been aged for 25 years. It feels as fresh as a daisy. The finish really lingers.
COMPLEXITY: 7
UMAMI: 9
FOOD MATCHING: Meat, Game, Steak, Charcuterie