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  • Big Baby

    Brewers Style Craft Sake (Nigori 濁り酒)

    Brewer’s style sake is cloudy and unfiltered (nigori) meaning there are still rice particles and active ingredients suspended in the sake. This sake has young, vibrant, and bold flavor that is alcohol forward with notes of banana, coming in at...

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    Big Baby

    Brewers Style Craft Sake (Nigori 濁り酒)

    Brewer’s style sake is cloudy and unfiltered (nigori) meaning there are still rice particles and active ingredients suspended in the sake. This sake has young, vibrant, and bold flavor that is alcohol forward with notes of banana, coming in at...

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  • Real Magic

    Single Milled Craft Sake (Junmai 純米酒)

    Clear, mellow, and smooth, this is our flagship brew.You'll taste delicious notes of pear, crisp apple, and a long umami finish. This great American craft sake is made from single milled rice similar to a traditional Japanese junmai grade. One...

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    Real Magic

    Single Milled Craft Sake (Junmai 純米酒)

    Clear, mellow, and smooth, this is our flagship brew.You'll taste delicious notes of pear, crisp apple, and a long umami finish. This great American craft sake is made from single milled rice similar to a traditional Japanese junmai grade. One...

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  • Quiet Giant

    Single Milled Extra Dry (Karakuchi Genshu 辛口原酒)

    Quiet Giant is our extra dry sake, with a long finish and delicious notes of melon and umami. We let this single milled sake ferment slow & cold, allowing the sugars to completely render.Quiet Giant is our dry sake, with...

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    Quiet Giant

    Single Milled Extra Dry (Karakuchi Genshu 辛口原酒)

    Quiet Giant is our extra dry sake, with a long finish and delicious notes of melon and umami. We let this single milled sake ferment slow & cold, allowing the sugars to completely render.Quiet Giant is our dry sake, with...

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Pour me one and then pour me another

“That first glass of truly great sake changed my perspective on the whole thing. The aroma, the taste, the depth and complexity. It was a wake up call to my palate. The more I learned the deeper I wanted to go. Open yourself up to this incredible craft.”
-Andrew Centofante, Head Brewer (Toji 杜氏)

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What is happening at NAS

NAS Head Brewer featured on Japan Eats! Podcast

Our toji, Andrew Centofante, was recently interviewed on the Japan Eats podcast with Akiko Katayama! Take a listen as they talked about his background, how he got into sake, and...
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NAS Awarded Two Medals at 2020 World Sake Challenge 🍶

We are pleased to announce that North American Sake Brewery has won two awards at the 2020 World Sake Challenge! Our premium junmai sake Real Magic has won a Silver...
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North American Sake Brewery Creates Winter Village with Private Tents

By Riley Wyant| December 24, 2020 at 10:17 PM EST - Updated December 24 at 10:17 PM CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - One sake brewery in Charlottesville is finding a creative solution to...
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Located south of downtown Charlottesville in the IX ART Park near Three Notch'd Brewery and Brazos Tacos.

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