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Iga, Japan

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2024.06.19

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“Hekiu” and “Honoka” Win Awards at TTSA2024

“HEKIU” and “HONOKA” from VINTAGIENCE have been awarded Gold and Silver at the TTSA2024 (Hong Kong Tasting Trendies Sake Awards 2024).
We are deeply grateful for the wonderful recognition.

The evaluation results can be found here.
https://www.tastingtrendies.com/copy-of-2023-results

Details of the Award-Winning Labels

  • Label Name: HEKIU
  • Category: Super Premium (Retail price at HK$900 or above)
  • Rating: GOLD (EXPERT GROUP) / GRAND GOLD (USER GROUP)
HEKIU Details Page : https://vintagience.com/product/hekiu/

Aging Information for HONOKA

  • Low-Temperature Aging for 16 Years:
    • Aged for 16 years in tanks equipped with refrigeration facilities within the brewery. Based on the condition of the sake and the aging progress, the storage was switched to room temperature after the 17th year.
  • Room Temperature Aging for 7 Years:
    • Aged for 7 years in tanks with naturally cool room temperature facilities within the brewery (as of June 2024).

  • Label Name: HONOKA
  • Category: Super Premium (Retail price at HK$900 or above)
  • Rating: SILVER (EXPERT GROUP) / GRAND GOLD (USER GROUP)
HONOKA Details Page: https://vintagience.com/product/honoka/

Aging Information for HONOKA

  • Low-Temperature Aging for 16 Years:
    • Aged for 16 years in tanks equipped with refrigeration facilities within the brewery. Based on the condition of the sake and the aging progress, the storage was switched to room temperature after the 17th year.
  • Room Temperature Aging for 7 Years:
    • Aged for 7 years in tanks with naturally cool room temperature facilities within the brewery (as of June 2024).