Category: Plum (gage) liqueur
Product of: Japan
Shiraume (pronounced ‘shira-oo-may) is made up of two words meaning 'white' and 'plum', Ginjo refers to the style of sake and Umeshu (pronounced ‘ooh me shoe’) meaning plum, is a sweet liqueur style drink typically made by infusing the fruit, actually more like a green gage than a plum, in highly... Read more
Sampled on 17/01/2016
Clear, deep golden.
Fragrant peach, plum, stewed prunes, new soft leather and raisins with faint marzipan.
Sweet and honeyed with syrupy mouthfeel. Rich stewed plum, raisin and faint marzipan are balanced by light acidity.
Long, rich finish with quince and red apple.
Sweet and syrupy, this rich “plum” sake is a good cocktail sweetener, also imparting flavours of stewed plum, raisin and faint marzipan.
Barcode UPC: 4 970860 798101
Bottle Size: 700 ml
Closure: Screw / Stelvin cap