The Hakkaisan is a Futsushu that belongs to the Niigata Prefecture. The drink is brewed with a blend of sake rice including the Gohyakumangoku and Yoki no sei sake rice. It has a rich aroma of rice, almonds and licorice. The Hakkaisan is clear and clean in its flavor and has a sweet flavor that is quite enjoyable. The taste and fragrance of the rice, nuts and fruits is quite obvious. It is medium bodied and a bit oily. The drink has a nice clean finish. The Hakkaisan Sake Brewing Company offers sake lovers several different types and qualities of sake.