ONLINE
CATALOGUE

Our Response to COVID-19...read more

Kikuizumi Hitosuji Sparkling

Item Number: 10463
Package: 6/720 ml
Origin: Saitama, Japan
Brewery: Takizawa Brewing Company Ltd.
Alcohol Content: 12%
Nihonshudo: +4.8


Tasting Notes from Sake School of America Specialist:

A moderate bouquet of yellow peach, cooked apple, and earthy shiitake. Fine and refreshing bubbles greet you at entrance, expanding into a cushiony texture and juicy acidity. Blood orange, floral honey, and pine nut flavors lead into a lingering finish. Hitosuji Sparkling enhances the savoriness of Japanese cuisine, while the fresh acidity enhances Mediterranean cuisine.


Brewery Profile:
Takizawa Brewing Company (Kikuizumi) was founded in 1863 in Ogawa-machi in Saitama prefecture, and relocated in 1900 to their current location on the Old Nakasendo trading route's Fukaya-juku waypoint. In 2007, Hideyuki Takizawa, the sixth generation head of the brewery, studied the brewing techniques of the previous Toji (master brewer) of the Nanbu Toji school, and became a Toji himself. With the traditions handed down from generation to generation as its foundation, the brewery continues to take on new challenges by incorporating new ideas and technologies.

Comments are closed.