The 8th generation Gotoh family oversees operation of its brewery situated on their estate. Located in Yamagata in the north east, one of the snowiest parts of Japan, the pure snowmelt water adds a luxurious smoothness while the locally developed rice and yeast give floral aromas with rich flavors. The flagship brand BENTEN is named in honor of the goddess of music and performing arts
“Gokujo” Superior/Reserve Junmai Daiginjo Genshu showcases the achievement of Yamagata Pref. and Gotoh family’s commitment to achieving the best that Yamagata has to offer
Dewasansan was created by researchers in Yamagata prefecture to be the pre-eminent rice for the future of Daiginjo sake.
Yamagata is one of the first prefecture to obtain Geographical Indication for sake.
Polished to 35%, this Reserve Daiginjo has a vibrant aroma and crisp dry taste. This sake’s namesake is Benten, the beautiful goddess of wisdom, music and good fortune. May she bring you the best of luck.