Triple Crown at the Chugoku Sake Awards 2014
We proudly announce that 3 TOYONOAKI sake won the following awards at Chugoku Sake Awards 2014.
TOYONOAKI Daiginjo "Tobindori", GOLD MEDAL
Category: Kaori (Flavor)
※This daiginjo sake is brewed for the purpose of entering the competition. It is not to be sold in market.
TOYONOAKI Junmai Daiginjo, GOLD MEDAL
Category: Aji (Taste)
TOYONOAKI Tokubetsu Junmai "Suzume to Inaho", GOLD MEDAL
Category: Kan (Warm)
―Chugoku Sake Awards―
The Chugoku Sake Awards are held annually during the autumn under the auspices of the Hiroshima Regional Taxation Bureau.
This competition is held to aim for the improvement of the technical ability of sake brewing in the Chugoku region (Shimane, Tottori, Hiroshima, Yamaguchi, Okayama Prefecture).
In 2014, 76 breweries submitted a total of 203 sake to 3 categories; Kaori (Flavor), Aji (Taste), Kan (Warm).
Tomonobu Uehama - Toji (Master Brewer), Yoneda Sake Brewery