In Japan, Kawashima sake is known by the name Matsu no Hana» which means “pine flower” .This name comes from the story that Mr. Kawashima had to cut down an old pine tree to build a brewery. The founder had a strong attachment to the old pine and decided to call his sake Matsu no Hana.
Nose: Powerful aroma of sweet and sour, like pineapples.
Palate: A clean smooth mouthfeel and a gentle delicate aroma
Finish: Mellow sweetness of apricots lingers. Refreshing like a pine flower