Aizu Mead

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alc./vol:
12%

Proof:
24°

Vintage:
Non-vintage

Aged:
No age statement

Closure: Natural cork stopper

Product of: Product of Japan Japan


This rare Japanese mead is made using honey sourced 600-800 metres above sea level in the mountains of Tochigi from the nectar of native flowers native. Even in Japan domestically produced mead represents less than 1 per cent of the mead market with most coming from Canada, China and Poland.

Review and Tasting

Sampled on 06/05/2012

Appearance

Clear, pale yellow with a slight green tinge.

Aroma

Subdued honey with slight yeasty note reminiscent of sake.

Taste

Very slightly sweet, light clean palate with green apple and faint balancing acidity.

Aftertaste

Very slightly tart finish with lingering green apple skin flavour.

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