Rice Variety: Gohyakumankoku, Gin-Ohmi
Localization: Kinki, Japan
Tasting Notes: Bright and fresh with a lovely ricey and fruity combination. Flavors of honeydew melon, raw pumpkin, and radish. Creamy texture and full body.
Food Pairing: Pairs well spicy foods like curry or spicy tuna poke. Or your favorite spicy sushi roll.
The Domain: Tozai offers a full line of premium Japanese sake made for novices as well as aficionados. Their curated sets offer customers an entry point to classic sake styles that are approachable and easy-drinking. This sake is named after Hanako, or “Flower Maiden”, the most famous Japanese koi fish that lived for 226 years in the snowy, icy waters at the foot of Japan’s Mt. Ontake.