Yoshida Shuzoten, Hakusan, Ishikawa

Yoshida Sake Brewery is located in Yasuyoshi-cho, Hakusan City, Ishikawa Prefecture. Its representative brand is “Tedorigawa,” a well-known local sake of Ishikawa Prefecture. Yoshida Sake Brewery handles the entire process from growing its own rice to making its own sake, and places importance on living in harmony with nature. It is also known as the setting for the movie “The Birth of Saké”.

Available : Tasting, Shop
Founded : 1870
Representative brand : Tedorigawa
Tel : 076-276-3311
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The Birth of Saké from Erik Shirai on Vimeo.
In a world where most mass produced goods are heavily automated, a small group of artisans must brave tough working conditions to preserve the ancient tradition that we have come to know as saké. The Birth of Saké reveals the story of passionate saké-makers and what it takes to make world-class saké at Yoshida Brewery, a 144-year-old family-owned small brewery in northern Japan.
You can watch it at Amazon Prime.