Asahi Shuzo Dassai 39 – Junmai Daiginjo Sake

Asahi Shuzo Dassai 39 – Junmai Daiginjo Sake

(Yamada Nishiki) The nose is fine, quite precise, fruity and aromatic. It reveals notes of nectarine and flowers associated with slight notes of melon and a touch of white fruits. The mouth is suave, round, fat, soft, precise and juicy. In mouth this Sake expresses notes of white fruit and nectarine associated with a slight…

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Dassai 23 – Junmai Daiginjo (2nd tasting)

Dassai 23 – Junmai Daiginjo (2nd tasting)

The nose is fine, very elegant, complex and aromatic. It reveals notes of melon, apple, white flowers and vine flowers. The palate is elegant, pure, delicate and complex. It expresses notes of citrus fruits (quince, very slight notes of lemon and clementine), melon, flowers and slight notes of apple associated with a small note of…

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Dassai EU 50 – Junmai Daiginjô (2nd tasting)

Dassai EU 50 – Junmai Daiginjô (2nd tasting)

The nose is fine and elegant. It reveals notes of melon, white peach, apple and some slight note of linden tree, verbena, flowers and a small note of liquorice. The palate is elegant, refined, fresh, soft and relatively juicy. It also reveals a certain minerality. It expresses notes of melon, nectarine, apple and slight notes…

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Kamoshibito Kuheiji – Junmai Ginjo 50 (Eau du Désir 2011)

Kamoshibito Kuheiji – Junmai Ginjo 50 (Eau du Désir 2011)

This Sake expresses a high purity (made from spring water). It reveals aromas of ripe tropical fruits (papaya, mango, guava) but also of nectarine and melon. It’s round and mineral. This Sake expresses a slight mineral acidity on the finish to enhance fruits aromas.

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Daishichi Minowamon 50 Kimoto Junmai Daiginjo

Daishichi Minowamon 50 Kimoto Junmai Daiginjo

A very fruity Sake. It expresses aromas of green apple. A fresh and mineral Sake. It reveals on the mid-palate notes of anise and licorice to finish on a light bitterness (very nice).   

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Dassaï 23 – Junmai Daiginjo

Dassaï 23 – Junmai Daiginjo

This Sake expresses aromas of melon, watermelon and acacia. A slight acidity is present in the mid-palate and then gives way to subtle aromas of flowers … a Sake that expresses a beautiful purity.

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Dassaï 50 – Junmai Daiginjo

Dassaï 50 – Junmai Daiginjo

A delicious Saké. It is mineral and expresses aromas of sweet papaya, anise, lemongrass and notes of Granny apple accompanied by a slight acidity. Good length.

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