Sparkling Sake Yuzu – Banzai Bunny (Nara, Japan)


Rating: C+

Price: $7 USD, Uwajimaya, 7%ABV

Visual: pours cloudy lemonade yellow, no head, steady singular micro streams.

Nose: bright yuzu juice, marmalade density (10/10)-pungency

Attack: immediate soft alcohol bitterness,

Mid-palate: sustained sweet-acidity, (lvl-7) sweetness, (MAIN) sweet & tangy yuzu juice

Finish: peel and sake alcohol bitterness, light-med tart cloying finish.

Summary: drinks like a less sugary cooler, but made with natural juice rather than being artificial.