SANKE: ONE OF THE BIG-3

Sanke is a three colored non-metallic koi. The term Sanke in Japanese means tri-color, the three colors being white, red and black. This variety has a white base with red (beni) and black (sumi) markings. Sanke, or Taisho Sanke, is a member of the elite Go-Sanke club, along with Kohaku and Showa. As one of the Big 3,…