At a Glance
  • A pronounced femine style of sake thanks to mother of two Toji Miki Fujioka.
  • Crane of Paradise is one Sake that will strike a cord with wine lovers…it has a very vinous sense about it. 

Known for its rice-driven style with elegant, rich texture, Kawatsuru pays respect to the crane that symbolizes longevity and good fortune.

The president recently promoted a longtime female brewery employee to become the toji who is married with two young children (almost unheard of in the sake industry). She is serious, soft-spoken, and incredibly hardworking. Her sake is characteristically round and feminine.

Using almost all locally grown rice, Kawatsuru brews sakes that are soulful, round, and structured without being high-tone or showy.

Wines in Portfolio