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Fukushogun "副将軍" of Ibaraki Prefecture

This sake is perhaps one of the most established labels in Ibaraki as it was named after a very famous vice general, hence the name "Fukushogun." I left out the flavor profile because it's a ginjo and because I was too drunk to be a taste critic. I always go with what the locals recommend anyway, and plus it was a good sake and one that deserves a little more attention.   If you ever visit this prefecture, and want something very local, you cannot go wrong with this one.

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