This umeshu plum wine with added collagen, is a sweet and fruity alcohol tailored towards a young female audience. Made by Japanese sake giant Gekkeikan, choice sake brand of the Japanese Imperial Household, the added collagen helps rejuvenate the skin. Brewed with famously pure fushimizu water which helps to give it a smooth texture, this umeshu is both unique and delicious.
Subtly sweet, full plum nectar with just a hint of apple and pear tartness. Rich and full-bodied with a long, smooth finish. Truly delightful!
Umeshu is made by steeping unripened Japanese plums in alcohol and sugar to allow the flavours to infuse, some bottles even come with the whole plum still inside! This type of alcohol tastes sweet and sour and is great mixed with soda or drunk straight on the rocks.
Pairing Notes: Great for marinating, with lightly spiced food, and as an accompaniment to fruit or chocolate based desserts.Serving Suggestions: Enjoy chilled or over ice, delicious with Zipang Sparkling Sake!
This plum wine is made from the choicest plums from Wakayama, Japan. Its subtly sweet, natural plum flavor has just a hint of tartness and is truly delightful. Enjoy chilled, on-the-rocks, in various cocktails or on desserts.