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Zenkuro Wakatipu “Sleeping Giant” Tokubetsu Junmai 375ml

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$38.00

375ml Bottle Size.

In stock

Description

  • Brewed at Zenkuro Sake Brewery located in Queenstown, New Zealand.
  • Made from Gohyakumangoku rice.
  • Rice Polishing Ratio 60%.
  • Tokubetsu Junmai Classification.
  • 375ml Bottle Size.
  • ABV 16%.
  • Gentle fruity aromas of  peach, nectarine, apricot, orange pith laced with Manuka honey.
  • A bold fruity start to the palate with flavours of apricot and stone fruit. A dry, medium body and texture with developing umami and a slight tang of sour lemon on the finish. A sake to sit down at the dinner table with, as the umami flavour components are a great match for all the protein elements on your plate.
  • Drink alongside grilled steaks and barbecued meats, Korean-marinated pork and bulgogi. This sake will suit slow braised winter dishes like lamb shanks and hearty beef casseroles and try with Chinese stir-fried chicken dishes. Sit down with Pizza or paella or a beautiful platter of hard cheese, salami and a rich paté.
  • Serve chilled, room temperature or gently warmed, this is definitely a sake that you can experiment with for serving flexibility. Store in a cool, dark place. After opening keep refrigerated.

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