Yonetsuru Sake Brewery
It is origin of brewing of Takahata-machi, Yamagata nomahorobano sake brewery "U.S. crane" (yonetsuru).
Mission (mission) of the U.S. crane
・We contribute to the richness of meal through sake, shochu and development, production, sale of product in conjunction with it.
・Around Niijuku, Takahata-machi, Higashiokitama-gun, Yamagata that is the birthplace,
We contribute to happy life of person concerned with the U.S. crane.
Origin of brand "U.S. crane"
With thought of origin of brewing to want to be liquor which was full of true heart informed feeling of thanks,
With folktale "The Grateful Crane" to reach hometown,
For dancing posture of figure and crane of ear of rice which grew wealthily compared to figure of bow
It is named brand.
Character called "rice" is compared to 88 of number and expresses [88 cranes],
It is the happy name.
[company name] Yonetsuru Sake Brewery (yonetsurushuzo)
[representative] Chairperson and Executive Director president Yoichiro Umezu Ihe Umezu
[chief brewer] Satoshi Sukai
[the location] 〒 992-0301 1076, Niijuku, Takahata-machi, Higashiokitama-gun, Yamagata
Telephone: TEL 0238-52-1130 FAX 0238-52-3200
[founding] 1704 (1704, 1704)
Receiving a prize career
National young sake model review society (National Tax Agency, (Germany) alcoholic beverages research institute sponsorship)
In 1956, 1957, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, it is 2013 in 2011 in 2010 in 2009 in 2008 in 2006 in 2005 in 2004 in 2003 in 2001 in 1999 in 1997 in 1996 in 1992 in 1989 in 1987 in 1984 in 1983 in 1982 in 1973 in 1972 in 1967
Tohoku Seishu model review society (Sendai National Tax Agency sponsorship)
In 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1970, it is 2011 in 2010 in 2008 in 2007 in 2002 in 2001 in 2000 in 1999 in 1998 in 1997 in 1996 in 1994 in 1993 in 1989 in 1988 in 1987 in 1986 in 1985 in 1984 in 1983 in 1981 in 1980 in 1979 in 1978 in 1975 in 1974 in 1971
National alcoholic beverages seasoning food competitive show (Tokyo University of Agriculture sponsorship, 1961 through 77)
Gold medal 1964, 1965, 1967, 1974
Silver medal 1962, 1963, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1975, 1976
Kei Prize 1966
Diamond prize 1968
Sake contest (blue-ribbon town publication sponsorship)
Normal brewing sake from the finest rice section
1987 first place U.S. crane theft brewing sake from the finest rice
1991 first place U.S. crane theft brewing sake from the finest rice
1993 first place U.S. crane theft brewing sake from the finest rice
Pure mijiu section
2001 second place ukitamu Junmai Ginjo Sake
Pure mijiu award (full net sponsorship)
Award for excellence
50% of 2010 rice cleaning rates level section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake nature style
Sake Award which is delicious with wineglass
The best gold medal
It is pure rice less than 720ml1300 Japanese yen section United States Megumi Tsuruta particularly for 2,011 years
It is tail of section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake tortoise more than 720ml1300 Japanese yen for 2,011 years
2013 Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Dai-ginjo Sake great master
U.S. sake joy review society
Crane Dai-ginjo Sake great master U.S. for 2,003 years
The power purely U.S. tortoise best of crane rice U.S. for 2,003 years
Crane raincoat hot U.S. for 2,010 years particularly more than net meter
Crane raincoat hot U.S. for 2,011 years particularly more than net meter
International Wine Challenge
Tail of power purely U.S. tortoise of 2009 pure mijiu section U.S. crane meter
The 2012 Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake tortoise best
Tail of power purely particularly U.S. tortoise of 2012 pure mijiu section U.S. crane meter
Tail of 2009 Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake tortoise
The power purely U.S. tortoise best of 2010 pure mijiu section U.S. crane meter
2010 Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake nature flow
The 2010 old liquor section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake tortoise best
Tail of 2011 Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Junmai Dai-ginjo Sake tortoise
2012 Dai-ginjo Sake section U.S. crane Dai-ginjo Sake great master 2011BY
The history of Kura
Yonezawa Uesugi feudal clan order liquor shop
We act as sumo referee of liquor brewer who was 32 in the Yashiro volost times.
Merger with Masubuchi brewing of 1971 existing Takahata, Takahata-machi, many brewing of existing Urushiyama, Nanyo-shi
With "liquor is honest thing" as brewing idea
We talk with rice and take in breathing of ricemalt and continue to talk with unrefined sake
Let live blood of court official go,
We bring on Seishu biting heart of people.
We do on the basis of heart of harmony with Nature
Using liquor rice which liquor U.S. workshop to organize in local Nogyo including court official cultivated,
Of obedient, soft flavor like snowy district
We aim at sake brewing to see face of court official.