Gold, Silver and Emerald Awards at 2018 U.S. National Sake Appraisal!!

The results of 2018 U.S. National Sake Appraisal were anounced!
Urakasumi has receiced gold medals for "Yamadanishiki Junmai Daiginjo Urakasumi" and "Junmai Ginjo Urakasumi Zen", and a silver medal for "Urakasumi Junmai Daiginjo M".

Yamadanishiki Junmai Daiginjo Urakasumi Gold medal
(Daiginjo B category, polishing ratio 50% or less)


Junmai Ginjo Urakasumi Zen Gold medal (Ginjo category)



Urakasumi Junmai Daiginjo M Silver medal
(Daiginjo A category, polishing ratio 40% or less)


We were also awarded EMERALD AWARD!!
A tally of the number of gold and silver awards won by each brewery has been kept since the first Appraisal in 2001.
Every year the brewery with the largest number of cumulative awards, and which has not received the award previously, is presented with the Emerald Award.

U.S. National Sake Appraisal website

We are honoured to received these awards and we hope to expand our "Urakasumi" brand in the USA and other countries.