Mizuho Distillery print
Mizuho perpetuates its aged liquor tradition
A distillery established in 1848, Mizuho has inherited the history of one of the few distillers to be allowed to produce <I>Awamori</I> in the Shuri district during the Ryukyu Kingdom period. In 1969 it completed its factory, which houses Okinawa Prefecture's largest underground tank. With a capacity of 640,000 liters, quality aged liquor is stored at a low temperature year-round. Mizuho has established a reputation as an aged liquor maker and perpetuates the tradition of a great Awamori distiller.