Kaoruyama

Kaoruyama

Kaoruyama

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This sake is inspired by the words of the eleventh-century poet Tachibana no Tamenaka, who was impressed by the exquisite fragrance of the wild cherry blossoms of Haga, nestled in the mountains of Fukushima. Kaoruyama tastes similar to a white wine made from organic rice, and can be enjoyed by anyone, including those who have never drunk sake before. It has a specific tartness given by the use of white koji (normally used for shochu making) and yeasts that produce high acidity. Moreover, the maturation in oak barrels previously used for red wine gives it a delicate pale rose colour and adds tasting notes of rosé wine.

TYPE: Sake

COLOUR: Clear pale pink gold

OUR TASTING NOTES: Sweet and complex aromas of candied cherry, blueberry jam, yoghurt sweets and apricot kernel pudding (annin-dofu). It is a uniquely sweet yet balanced sake with a pronounced acidity and a complexity added from the red wine barrel.

FOOD PAIRING: Cheese and fig compote; chocolate board; duck liver pate. 

SERVING SUGGESTIONS: Serve chilled (8-12 ºC)

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

SPECS: 
Japanese name: かをるやま
Brewery: Niida Honke (Fukushima prefecture)
Size: 500 ml
ABV: 14.2%
Rice polishing rate: 80%
Ingredients: water, rice, koji, Kyokai 1401 yeast
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Option1: Delivery 

We currently ship only within the UK.

For UK delivery, it will usually take up to 2 - 5 working days to be delivered to your address after receiving the order confirmation (It will take up to 3 - 17 working days to be delivered to Isle of Man and Jersey).

Orders will be shipped via DHL with a tracked service. DHL will send a notification email once there are updates with your order.

 

Delivery fee (up to 6 bottles):

 AreasDelivery fee

England, Wales and Scotland 

(excluding Isle of Wight, Isle of Scilly, Highlands and Offshore Islands) 

£6.76

Northern Ireland

£14.09

Isle of Man & Jersey

£16.43

 

*We currently do not ship to Isle of Wight, Isle of Scilly, Highlands and Offshore Islands. We ask for your patience until we can accept deliveries from the areas in the future.

 

When you order more than 6 bottles:

Please contact us by email (info@sakecollective.uk) if you are ordering more than 6 bottles. There will be additional £0.25 extra charge per 1kg.

 

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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