2008 Appraisal

Daiginjo A Polishing ratio 40% or less

Brewery Label Prefecture Award
Asabiraki Asabiraki "Kyokusen" Daiginjo Iwate Gold
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Daiginjo" Yamagata Gold
Ippongi Kubo Honten Denshin "2008" Junmai Daiginjo Fukui Gold
Kato Kichibee Shoten Born "Yumewa Masayume" (Dreams Come True) Fukui Gold
Kizakura Kizakura "Daiginjo" Kyoto Gold
Kodama Jozo Taiheizan "Tenko" Akita Gold
Nagai Shuzo Mizubasho "Daiginjo" Gunma Gold
Okunomatsu Shuzo Okunomatsu "Junmai Daiginjo" Fukushima Gold
Okunomatsu Shuzo Daiginjo Shizukusake "Juhachidai Ihei" Fukushima Gold
Saito Shuzo Eikun "Ichigin" Junmai Daiginjo Kyoto Gold
Sakai Shuzo "Shizukuzake" Daiginjo Yamaguchi Gold
Shindo Shuzoten Gasanryu "Gokugetsu" Junmai Daiginjo Yamagata Gold
Shinozaki Kunigiku "Daiginjo 19BY" Fukuoka Gold
Shirakabe Gura Shirakabe Gura "Daiginjo" Hyogo Gold
Tanabe Shuzo Echizen Misaki "Daiginjo" Fukui Gold
Tenzan Shuzo "Hitenzan" Daiginjo Saga Gold
Tonoike Shuzoten Seishu Sanran "Daiginjo Shizukuzake 17.9%" Tochigi Gold
Tonoike Shuzoten Seishu Sanran "Daiginjo Shizukuzake 18.0%" Tochigi Gold
Yoshikawa Tojinosato Yoshikawa Toji "Daiginjo" Niigata Gold
Chiyomusubi Shuzo Chiyomusubi "Daiginjo Tobingakoi" Tottori Sliver
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Yukimanman" Yamagata Sliver
Fukuchiyo Shuzo Nabeshima "Junmai Daiginjo" Saga Sliver
Kamisugi Shuzo Tobindori "Daiginjo" Aichi Sliver
Kinshihai Shuzo Echigo Toji "Daiginjo" Niigata Sliver
Miyao Shuzo Shimeharitsuru "Daiginjo" Niigata Sliver
Miyasaka Jozo Masumi "Yumedono" Daiginjo Nagano Sliver
Muromachi Shuzo Sakura Muromachi "Kiwami Daiginjo Muromachi Jidai" Okayama Sliver
Nakamura Kamekichi "Tamadare" Daiginjo Aomori Sliver
Nanbu Bijin Nanbu Bijin "Daiginjo" Iwate Sliver
Saiya Shuzoten Yuki no Bosha "Daiginjo" Akita Sliver
Saiya Shuzoten Yuki no Bosha "Akita Sake Komachi Shikomi" Daiginjo Akita Sliver
Sento Shuzojo Tosa Shiragiku "Daiginjo" Kochi Sliver
Seto Shuzo Azumacho "Daiginjo" Saga Sliver
Shimizu Jozo Zaku "Daichi" Daiginjo Mie Sliver
Shinozaki Kunigiku "Daiginjo 18BY" Fukuoka Sliver
Tajima Shuzo Fukuchitose "Fukuchoju" Fukui Sliver
Takenotsuyu Hakurosuishu "Dewasansan" Junmai Daiginjo Yamagata Sliver
Tamanohikari Shuzo "Banshu Kumesan Yamadanishiki" Junmai Daiginjo Kyoto Sliver
Tentaka Shuzo Tentaka "Silent Stream" Tochigi Sliver

Daiginjo B Polishing ratio 50% or less

Brewery Label Prefecture Award
Chiyokotobuki Toraya Chiyokotobuki "Toranoko" Yamagata Gold
Gassan Shuzo Ginrei Gassan "Daiginjo" (Uedaya) Yamagata Gold
Kamenoi Shuzo Kudoki Jozu "Junmai Daiginjo" Yamagata Gold
Kinoshita Shuzo Tamagawa Gold Medal Daiginjo Kyoto Gold
Koshi no Hana Shuzo Koshi no Hana "Chotokusen" Daiginjo Niigata Gold
Mifuku Shuzo Mifuku "Jungingokujo" Shiga Gold
Momokawa Murai Family "Daiginjo Sake" Aomori Gold
Murashige Shuzo Kinkan Kuromatsu "Daiginjo" Yamaguchi Gold
Saito Shuzo Eikun "Koto Sennen" Junmai Daiginjo Kyoto Gold
Tohoku Meijo Hatsumago "Shozui" Junmai Daiginjo Yamagata Gold
Aoki Shuzo Kakurei "Daiginjo" Niigata Sliver
Asama Shuzo Higen "Daiginjo" Gunma Sliver
Hananomai Shuzo Hananomai "Gentei Junmai Daiginjo" Shizuoka Sliver
Kato Kichibee Shoten Born "Tokusen" Junmai Daiginjo Fukui Sliver
Kurosawa Shuzo Kurosawa "Junmai Daiginjo Premium Reserve" Nagano Sliver
Miyoshikiku Shuzo Ulala Tokushima Sliver
Nagai Shuzo Mizubasho "Junmai Daiginjo" Gunma Sliver
Rihaku Shuzo Rihaku "Junmai Daiginjo" Shimane Sliver
Shindo Shuzoten Gasanryu "Kisaragi" Daiginjo Yamagata Sliver
Tenzan Shuzo "Hotarugawa" Junmai Daiginjo Saga Sliver
Uchigasaki Shuzoten Hoyo "Kura no Hana" Miyagi Sliver
Ume Ichirin Shuzo Ume Ichirin "Daiginjo" Chiba Sliver
Yamanashi Meijo Shichiken "Kinu no Aji" Yamanashi Sliver

Ginjo

Brewery Label Prefecture Award
Asahi Shuzo Dassai "Junmai Ginjo 50" Yamaguchi Gold
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Omachi" Yamagata Gold
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Dewasansan" Yamagata Gold
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Oka Yamadanishiki" Yamagata Gold
Dewazakura Shuzo Dewazakura "Oka" Yamagata Gold
Fuchuhomare Wataribune "Junmai Ginjo Rokamae Gojugo" Ibaraki Gold
Fukuchiyo Shuzo Nabeshima "Junmai Ginjo" Saga Gold
Imada Shuzo Honten Fukucho "Suigetsu" Junmai Ginjo (Moon on the Water) Hiroshima Gold
Imanishi Seibei Shoten Harushika "Junmai Ginjo Genshu" Nara Gold
Kaba Shuzojo Shiramayumi "Ginjo" Gifu Gold
Kiuchi Shuzo Kikusakari "Junmai Ginjo" Ibaraki Gold
Momokawa Murai Family "Sugidama Sake" Aomori Gold
Nagai Shuzo Mizubasho "Ginjo" Gunma Gold
Okunomatsu Shuzo Adatara Ginjo Fukushima Gold
Okunomatsu Shuzo Sakura Ginjo Fukushima Gold
Saiya Shuzoten Yuki no Bosha "Junmai Ginjo" Akita Gold
Shimizu Jozo Zaku "Miyabi no Tomo" Nakadori Mie Gold
Shinozaki Kunigiku "Junmai Ginjo" Fukuoka Gold
Suzuki Shuzoten Akinota "Junmai Ginjo" Akita Gold
Aihara Shuzo Ugonotuski "Junmai Ginjo" Hiroshima Sliver
Amabuki Shuzo Amabuki "Aiyama" Junmai Ginjo Saga Sliver
Fukuchiyo Shuzo Nabeshima "Ginjo" Summer Moon Saga Sliver
Gassan Shuzo Gassan no Yuki "Junmai Ginjo" Yamagata Sliver
Goto Shuzojo Seiun "Hayate" Junmai Ginjo Mie Sliver
Iinuma Honke Kinoene "Yuga" Junmai Ginjo Chiba Sliver
Ishimoto Shuzo Koshi no Kanbai "Kinmuku" Niigata Sliver
Ishizuchi Shuzo Ishizuchi "Midori Label Funeshibori" Junmai Ginjo Ehime Sliver
Kameizumi Shuzo Kameizumi "Yamadanishiki" Junmai Ginjo Kochi Sliver
Kokuryu Shuzo Kokuryu "Tokusen Ginjo" Fukui Sliver
Mioya Shuzo Yuho "Junmai Ginjo" Ishikawa Sliver
Miyao Shuzo Shimeharitsuru "Jun" Niigata Sliver
Nishida Shuzoten Nishida "Kikuizumi" Aomori Sliver
Rokkasen Yamahoshi "Junmai Ginjo" Yamagata Sliver
Sanwa Shuzo Garyubai "Junmai Ginjo" Shizuoka Sliver
Saura Uragasumi Zen "Junmai Ginjo" Miyagi Sliver
Seitoku Meijo Houo Seitoku "Ginjoshu" Gunma Sliver
Takano Shuzo Koshiji Fubuki Niigata Sliver
Tenju Shuzo "Chokaisan" Junmai Ginjo Akita Sliver
Umenoyado Shuzo "Gin" Junmai Ginjo Nara Sliver

Junmai

Brewery Label Prefecture Award
Fuchuhomare Taiheikai "Tokubetsu Junmai" Ibaraki Gold
Goto Shuzojo Kuwana Tokubetsu Junmai Mie Gold
Ishimoto Shuzo Koshi no Kanbai "Muku" Niigata Gold
Kato Kichibee Shoten Born "Tokujo" Fukui Gold
Momokawa Murai Family "Tanrei Junmai Sake" Aomori Gold
Nanbu Bijin Nanbu Bijin "Tokubetsu Junmaishu" Iwate Gold
Okunomatsu Shuzo Okunomatsu "Tokubetsu Junmai" Fukushima Gold
Saura Uragasumi "Junmaishu" Miyagi Gold
Shirakabe Gura Shirakabe Gura "Tokubetsu Junmai" Hyogo Gold
Tenzan Shuzo "Jizake Tenzan" Saga Gold
Tonoike Shuzoten Seishu Sanran "Junmaishu" Tochigi Gold
Umeda Shuzojo Honshuichi "Junmaishu" Hiroshima Gold
Yoshikawa Tojinosato Tenkeiraku "Tokubetsu Junmai" Niigata Gold
Aihara Shuzo Ugonotsuki "Tokubetsu Junmaishu" Hiroshima Sliver
Akita Seishu Dewatsuru "Matsukura" Akita Sliver
Akita Shuzo Akitabare "Fuwari Hyakkoten" Tokubetsu Junmaishu Akita Sliver
Higashiyama Shuzo Konteki Kyoto Sliver
Miyasaka Jozo Masumi "Okuden Kantsukuri" Nagano Sliver
Morikawa Shuzo Hakuko "Tokubetsu Junmaishu" Hiroshima Sliver
Murashige Shuzo Kinkan Kuromatsu "Junmaishu" Yamaguchi Sliver
Ozeki Sake U.S.A., Inc. Ozeki Regular California Sliver
Seto Shuzo Azumacho "Homon" Saga Sliver
Shindo Shuzoten Ura Gasanryu "Fuka" Junmaishu Yamagata Sliver
Shinozaki Kunigiku "Junmaishu" Fukuoka Sliver
Tomita Shuzo Shichihonyari "Junmaishu" Shiga Sliver
Ume Ichirin Shuzo Ume Ichirin "Junmaishu" Chiba Sliver

Kimoto (Yamahai)

Brewery Label Prefecture Award
Daishichi Shuzo "Masakura" Fukushima Gold
Kato Kichibee Shoten Born "Shinuchi Kichibee" Fukui Gold
Kurosawa Shuzo Kurosawa "Kimotozukuri" Junmai Nagano Gold
Mifuku Shuzo Mifuku "Iginjunsei" Shiga Gold
Naba Shoten Minato Tsuchizaki "Yamahaishikomi" Akita Gold
Suehiro Shuzo Suehiro "Densho Yamahai Junmai" Fukushima Gold
Daishichi Shuzo "Minowamon" Fukushima Sliver
Kasumitsuru Kasumitsuru "Yamahai Junmai" Hyogo Sliver
Kiminoi Shuzo Kiminoi "Emperor's Well" Junmai Ginjo Yamahai Niigata Sliver
Shirakabe Gura Shirakabe Gura "Yamahai" Tokubetsu Junmai Hyogo Sliver
Shirakabe Gura Shirakabe Gura "Kimoto" Tokubetsu Junmai Hyogo Sliver
Tajima Shuzo Fukuchitose "Fuku" Fukui Sliver
Tajima Shuzo Fukuchitose "Toku" Fukui Sliver
Tohoku Meijo Hatsumago "Kimoto Junmaishu" Yamagata Sliver
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