About Kitanohomare Gokutaiho
The Kitanohomare Gokutaiho is a Daiginjo from the Kitanohomare Shuzo of the Hokkaido Prefecture. The drink comes packaged in a pretty bottle and is also known by its English name of ‘Ultimate Blue Bird’.
The sake has a nose that suggests Nashi pear. The first sip reveals a delicate but rich flavor. It is fruity and well balanced. The Kitanohomare Gokutaiho has a nice clean finish that tempts you to take another sip, and another. It may be enjoyed chilled or at room temperature. At different temperatures the experience of drinking the sake seems to transform in subtle ways. It is best enjoyed with Japanese dishes.