Makino Shuzo

Makino Brewery boasts a history of more than 320 years, making it one of the oldest breweries in Japan. It resides in the city of Takasaki and as the first sake brewery in Gunma, they have consistently won Gold Medals over 20 times at National Sake contests and National Tax Authority sponsored contests.

We, at Otemba Sake, sell exclusively their Beni Umeshu, also known as plum sake, in which they use a specific species of plum. This plum is specific to this region