Overall: Smooth & highly drinkable
Aroma / Flavors: Chipper citrus & fresh violets
Mouthfeel: Crisp & refreshing
Established 1890, producing sake under the name of Shirai Shuzo in Suibara (present: Agano City).
Agano City is located around the center of the Niigata Plain, which is surrounded by a rich natural environment, including the Lake Hyōko, a renowned place where an abundance of swans overwinter.
Menkoina: "Menkoina" is a non-glutinous rice cultivar developed by Akita Agricultural Experiment Station. It is a selection from the cross Tohoku 143, Hitomebore/Akita 39 in 1988.
Polishing Ratio: 72%
Sake Meter Value:±0