KATSUYAMA KEN JUNMAI GINJO 720ml
Brewery: KATSUYAMA SHUZO
A wonderfully luxurious bottle of saké, full of umami and depth. The Gold medal winner of the 2016 International Wine Collection (IWC) awards and the overall "Champion Saké" at the 2019 IWC awards.
This Junmai Ginjo is brewed by the famous Katsuyama brewery, which harnesses three centuries of brewing tradition and is renowned for their absolute focus to refinement with each bottle. The “Ken” won its award for its elegant aroma and smooth taste.
Other noteworthy awards include:
Kura Master Paris 2019
Received the Platinum Medal, the top award in the Junmai Ginjo and the Junmai Daiginjo category, at Kura Master 2019—a French sake competition with 720 entries judged by 93 of the country’s top sommeliers—making it the second year in a row to earn the award.
The U.S. National Sake Appraisal 2019
Won the Second Grand Prix award at the U.S. National Sake Appraisal in 2019—the oldest sake appraisal conducted outside Japan—for its high acclaim in the Ginjo category out of 204 participating breweries and 512 entries.
- Brewery: SENDAI ISAWAKE KATSUYAMA SHUZO
- Region: Miyagi
- Classification: Junmaiginjo
- Item Code: 164800
- %ALC/VOL: 16%
- Net Volume: 720ml
- Rice: Yamadanishiki
- Rice Polishing Rate: 50%
- SMV (Sake Meter Value): +3
- Serve: Cold | Cool | Room temperature
- Matching Food: Sushi | Sashimi