Sake Brewery Spots in Ishikawa Area

  • Yoshida Shuzoten Co., Ltd.
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Pref. Hakusanshi Yasuyoshimachi 41
    This brewery, founded in 1870 and known for the brand “Tedorigawa,” is located in Yasuyoshi Town, Hakusan City, Ishikawa Prefecture, and overlooks the sacred mountain of Hakusan. The surrounding area is quiet countryside blessed with clear fresh air and the underground water of the Tedori River, natural features perfect for sake brewing. The brewery makes a refreshing and easy to drink sake with the flavor of the rice remaining. The range of brewed sake ranges from Junmai Daiginjo to Honjozoshu and Koshu. They are popular as a souvenir of Ishikawa.
  • Shata Shuzo Co.,Ltd
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Pref. Hakusanshi Boumarumachi 60-1
    This is a long-established sake brewery founded in 1823, located in Bomaru Town, Hakusan City in Ishikawa Prefecture. The company’s leading sake is called “Tengu-mai.” It is made from the underground water from the sacred Hakusan mountain and rice from the Kaga plains which is brewed in a special “Yamahai” method using natural yeast. The rich taste has even captivated sake connoisseurs. In addition to Japanese sake, unique items such as “Shochu” clear liquor, honey sake and a local chili called “Kenzaki Namba” are also manufactured.
  • Kikuhime Co., Ltd.
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Pref. Hakusanshi Tsurugishinmachi Tab 8
    Kikuhime is a sake (rice wine) brewery located in Tsurugishin Town, Hakusan City. Kikuhime produces high-quality sake using rice that is all processed in-house; the brewery uses Yamada Nishiki rice grown in the Yoshikawa area, a rice variety that has been rated AAA+. Kikuhime’s sake is allowed to mature for just the right period of time before being shipped. This maturation period is three years for “Kurogin” sake, and 10 years or more for “Kukurihime” sake.
  • Nakashima Shuzoten
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Wajima-shi Fugeshimachi Inarimachi 8
    "A small sake brewery standing in an urban area close to the Inari-machi Intersection on the National Route 249 in Wajima City. Advocating sake production with a focus on the local area using Noto rice, water, and manpower, because of this stance, the brewery is uninterested in increasing its production volume of 100 ""koku"" (18,000 liters). The brewery has been making sake since 1868 and has won numerous awards in new sake brew tasting competitions. The brewery crafts a variety of sakes, its most well-known brands being the Noto Suehiro and Noto no Kuni daiginjo sakes, and the junmai ginjo Oyaji no Tezukuri. The brewery is also constantly creating new sakes, such as Hana Oboro, a nigori unrefined sake produced using a red seishu refined sake yeast."
  • Fukumituya
    30 Reviews
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Pref. Kanazawashi Ishibiki 2-chome 8-3

    We had a great time and learned so much during the guided sake brewery tour, and we highly recommend it for those that enjoy wine tours! The tour was well organized. Mieko, the best concierge at...

  • Matsunami Brewery
    7 Reviews
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Hosu-gun Notocho Matsunami 30-114

    First stop in our Noto tour package. The place is quite interesting as this is my first time to go inside a sake brewery. Good thing that the tour has an English-speaking guide. Im not sure if the...

  • Matura Sake Brewing chokueiten shishinosatokiki Sake shop sho tukushiya
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Pref. Kagashi Yamanakaonsenyunohonmachi La 2
  • Kaga Hyakubankokumugi Sake
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    Ishikawa Pref. Kagashi Shinoharamachi Security 2-8
  • Kazuma Brewery
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Hosu-gun Notocho Ushitsu 36
  • Kano Liquor Store
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Kaga-shi Yokaichimachi I6
  • Ka Koshi
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    Ishikawa Komatsu-shi Imaemachi 9-chome 605
  • Kanaya Brewery
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    Ishikawa Hakusan Yasutamachi 3-2
  • Shirafuji Brewery
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    Ishikawa Wajima-shi Fugeshimachi Kamimachi 24
  • Miyamoto Brewery
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Nomi-shi Miyatakemachi I74
  • Kita Mori Shuzojo
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Komatsu-shi Awazumachi Ka 8 Ko1
  • Kimbun Sake Brewing
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    Ishikawa Pref. Komatsushi Shimoawadumachi Ro 24
  • Tezuka Shuzojo
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    Ishikawa Komatsu-shi Kushimachi Ko 7
  • Higashi Sakaematsu Shoten
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    Ishikawa Komatsu-shi Nodamachi Tei 35
  • Fuse Brewery
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Nanao-shi Mishimacho 52-2
  • Kado Brewery
    Travel / Tourism
    Ishikawa Nanao-shi Kimachi 1

Ishikawa Areas


Long, thin Ishikawa prefecture runs along the Sea of Japan up into Noto Peninsula. Highlights of the seaside towns lining the west coast include Kanazawa, often described as a "Little Kyoto" thanks to its old wooden tea houses and geisha culture as well as its picturesque Japanese garden, Kenroku-en.

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