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Matsuoka Brewing Co., Ltd.

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Matsuoka Brewing Co., Ltd.


At the Zenkoku Shinshu Kanpyokai (The National Research Institute of Brewing), it recieved the Gold Award for 8 consecutive years, which is a record in Saitama prefecture. In this area commonly called as Oku-musashi, Matsuoka Brewing has been producing sake since Kaei 4 (1851). It all started with the founder, Matsuoka who moved from Niigata prefecture to Ogawa-machi for a better quality of water crucial for sake brewing. The high degree of hardness of underflow water from the Chichibu Mountains, which contains a lot of minerals is drawn out from 130m underground. During your visit, you can taste sake along with learning its brewing process


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TEL 0493-72-1234
Address 7-2, Shimo-Furutera, Ogawa Town
Access Approx. 3km from Ogawa-machi Station on the Tobu Tojo Line and JR Hachiko Line 5 minutes by taxi, 15 minutes by car from Kan-etsu Expressway
Parking Available for 50 cars (Large vehicles ok)
Closed Closed:January 1st, 2nd and 3rd


(How to book your visit)
Contact by phone during weekdays, 9:00~17:00, at least one week before the day of the tour.
Hours 9:30~17:00
Capacity 1 person or more. Maximum 40 people at a time. When more than 40, the tour will be divided into groups. Total maximum approx. 100 people.
Time required 30~60minutes



information around the area

Organic Vegetables Restaurant Warashibe

phone 0493-74-3013

Lunch using locally grown organic vegetables is popular. You can enjoy surprising combination of vegetables by ordering “Today’s Spaghetti”, using the season’s best vegetables.
110-1, Ogawa, Ogawa Town
5 minutes’ walk from  Ogawa-machi Station on the Tobu Tojo Line
8:00~14:30 (Last orders), 17:30~20:00 (Last orders)
Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays

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