Chushingura Yamahai Junmai

Chushingura Yamahai Junmai

Chushingura Yamahai Junmai

Regular price £26.50
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A junmai made with Yumenishiki rice from the Chushingura series, a selection of dry sake of higher ABV, featuring a heavy mouthfeel yet still extremely smooth and balanced! A sake produced with the yamahai method (a traditional way of producing the fermentation starter using ambient lactic acid bacilli) which gives it a firm, thick taste. 

TYPE: Yamahai junmai sake 

COLOUR: Pale lemon

OUR TASTING NOTES: Dried porcini and shiitake mushroom with malty and earthy nose. On the palate, it has a smooth and creamy texture with rich umami. Dried lemon peel and sweet spices on the finish. 

FOOD PAIRING: Grilled oysters; parmesan cheese; yaki-onigiri with miso. The brewers recommend pairing this type of sake with oysters.

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Serve at room temperature, or warm (40-50 ºC)

STORAGE: Store in a dry and cool place. Avoid direct sunlight.

Japanese name: 忠臣蔵 山廃純米
Brewery: Okuto Shoji (Hyogo prefecture)
Size: 720 ml
ABV: 16.5%
Rice polishing rate: 55%
Ingredients: water, Yumenishiki rice (Hyogo), koji, yeast
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Delivery fee (up to 6 bottles):

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Northern Ireland


Isle of Man & Jersey



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Option2: Click and Collect

No delivery fees are required. Please remember to bring your valid proof of age ID with you when you visit our store for a pick up. 


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