Satsuma Hozan 750ml


Size: 750 ml

Type of Shochu: Otsu Rui

Main Ingredient: Sweet Potato (IMO)

Alcohol: 25

Distillery Location: Kagoshima Prefecture

Food Pairings: Mizutaki (chicken hotpot), Chicken Dishes, Sashimi 

Tasting Notes: The making of this Satsuma Houzan is the culmination of improving on tradition since Nishi Sake Brewing's establishment in 1845, and the taste should be thought of as a representation of all their Houzan. Has a sweet aroma anad a firm, heavy mouthfeel.

Distillery: Nishi (founded: 1845)

Believing that good shochu, like a good harvest, is nothing less than a gift from the earth, Nishi Shuzo only uses potatoes and rice grown by local farmers. Additionally the brewery itself is surrounded by mountains, and thus they are blessed with good water.