Founded in 1805, Naminooto Brewery is located in Otsu City, within the Shiga Prefecture of Japan. The brewery is located on the shores of Lake Biwa, the largest freshwater lake in Japan. The sake is brewed with three brother of the brewery. This location allows Naminooto to use pure and clean water and the highest quality rice to brew unique sakes that can be paired with a variety of cuisines. All of the sakes are produced in small batches, allowing them to focus on the highest quality sakes.