About Takeno Tsuyu
The Takeno Tsuyu is also called the ‘Bamboo Tears’. It is of the Yamagata prefecture and is offered by the Takeno Tsuyu Brewery of the Tohoku region. It is brewed from the Yamaganishiki sake rice which is milled 60% to give the drink its delicate flavor. The sake has a fruity fragrance and a flavor that does it justice. The Takeno Tsuyu is smooth, silky and has a long enjoyable finish. It is versatile and can be served and savored at room temperature, chilled or warmed. It can be paired well with grilled and fried foods, and also tastes great with sushi, papaya salad and dumplings.