As far as Sake Rice goes, Yamadanishiki is king, and within Yamadanishiki there are various rankings. Honda Shoten only uses the best of the best, super high-quality Yamadanishiki rice grown in Hyogo prefecture’s Miki city and Kato city. This is the basis of their art, and they only will use this top tier rice. Their sake’s names bear the names of the farms that they source their rice from. The cherry blossom shaped gold flakes infused in this sake imparts luxurious feel making this a top choice for special occasions.
Soft on the palate, the balanced layers of sweetness and richness spread widely in the mouth as it follows through with a refreshing acidic tail.