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Murai Family Sugidama Junmai Ginjo Saké Wine Review

Murai Family Sugidama Junmai Ginjo Saké

Murai Family Sugidama Junmai Ginjo Saké

Aomori Prefecture, Japan, Japan

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Price: $14.95

Drink: Now

Bottle size: 300 ml

Alcohol: 14.5%

Wine Type: Other Wines/Drinks

Winery: Murai Family

Agent: Metropolitan Wines & Spirits

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Both lush and dry, with an oily, weighty mouthfeel yet still maintains a light, clean, astringent dry finish. First on the nose I get lots of ripe pineapple, banana and tropical fruits … At first you get a quick lush, weighty water mouthfeel that seems to have a slight oily trait, immediately after you get the flavors of dry pear and dragonfruit. Now the fun part is that the flavor takes an immediate 180 and reveals a crisp clean, astringent and dry finish. So starts lush and fruity for a few fleeting seconds then dries right out. Really fun! Try something new and substitute this for your favorite dry Sauvignon Blanc. Source: Raul Faria, mixologymadesimple.com, Oct. 17, 2012

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