There are so many brands of Japanese Sake and sometime It is difficult to choose a good one.
So We will introduce 10 brands of Japanese sake Which you can choose from so you dont make a mistake.
1.DassaiPhoto byNorio NAKAYAMA on flickr so-net.ne.jp
Dassai offer only ” Junmai Daiginjo” which is made of pure rice.
With more than 50% of the rice grain removed so only the pure core remains .
This means that you tcan enjoy a truly clear taste.
Some people were introduced to Dassai through the popular cartoonNeon Genesis EVANGELION.
It has a extremely clear and fruty,taste,
There is also a sparkring type, which tastes a little like sparkling wine.
Hakkai-san is “Tanrei-Karakuchi” (Crispy and Dry).
There are not many in the market because a limited number is made. Taste is Light, dry, slightly full
One of the most popular Sake. It is clear,slight fruity and ｌight body. it is very mild so its popular among ladies.
Especially” “Kubota MANJU(“Junmai Daiginjo”)” it is a absolute pure premium class Japanese sake .
The original brewers wanted to create a wine like sake their product was the delicious KOKURYU.
It’s little sour and very fruity, but crispy and very dry. It’s popular among the ladies.
5.JUYONDAIphoto by daiki_moriyama on flickr
Elllegant with a Very fruity with a clear woody fragrance. This woody smell divides opinions with many loving it.
Very smooth and easy to drink. ICHINOKURA”SUZUNE” is a sparkeling sake like Chanpagne, fruity and mild.
I’ts very popular and once sold for a premimum price on the net.
photo by sally_monster on Flickr
It is very light and dry. Sparkling type is also available.
9 Koshi no Kanbai
photo by takaokun on flickr
Taste is like “Tanrei Karakuchi”(Crisp and Dry) and light.
10 ISO JIMAN “Junmai Daiginjo”photo by nknh on flickr
It was presented and served at the Japan’s summit as part of Japanses hospitality, it is fruity like a basket of fruit.