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JOURYU

JOURYU Limited Quantity

English name: UPPER STREAM

A part of the Ryu (stream) series, is named after its high quality and high specifications. Made with 40% polished Yamada Nishiki sake rice and only the best part of the sake pressing nakadori (middle cut). A sake with a stable balance of flavour and aroma, a nose of ripened fruits, and a high quality Japanese candy like elegance, topped off with a clean finish.

Entered into the upper-tier of the 2014 'SAKE COMPETITION'. Learn more here

Awarded gold in the Junmai Daiginjo section of the 2015 'Sake That Tastes Good in a Wine Glass' awards.
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Awarded a silver medal in the Junmai Daiginjo, Junmai Ginjo category at the 2015 IWC (International Wine Challenge).
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Rice Yamada Nishiki
Rice Polishing Ratio 40
Yeast Yamagata KA, Kyokai 1801
ABV 15-16
Sake Metre Value -2
Acidity 1.4-1.6
Amino Acidity 1.0-1.1
Retail Price in Japan(Tax included) 1,800ml : 6,480Yen
720ml : 3,240Yen
JAN Code 1,800ml : 4511802 014714
720ml : 4511802 014721

Tasting Map & Recommended temperature zone

Fruity(High)
Dry
Sweet
Fruity(Low)

5℃

Chilled sake

15℃
 |
25℃

Room
temperature

40℃

Warm sake

50℃

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