In 2017, the International Wine Challenge (IWC) has awarded this sake the Champion Sake Award out of 1245 entries. It has a beautiful bouquet of pineapple and melon with a silky texture and an elegant finish. Pairs well with grilled meats, seafood and international cuisines. Founded in 1902, Nanbu Bijin Brewery has a long history of producing premium sakes. Serve chilled or at room temperature.