About Murai Family
The Murai Family or the Momokawa is a sake from the Aomori Prefecture. It is offered by the Momokawa Brewing Ltd. The drink is traditional and is handmade. The drink uses Yamadanishiki sake rice which is milled 45% giving it a wonderful flavor. If you are looking for fruity, light, flavorful sake, then this is the one to try. It has a fruity nose and suggests rice pudding and cedar wood. The texture is oily, light and smooth. It tastes fruity, and the flavor the rice is quite nice. The balance in the flavor of the alcohol and fruit is quite interesting as is the dry finish.