Satsuma Hozan (SOJU) 750ml
Size: 750 ml
Type of Shochu: Otsu Rui
Main Ingredient: Sweet Potato (IMO)
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.