[Fist of the North Star] Collaboration Shochu: Legend of the End of the Century Savior Sake

Craft gin is becoming increasingly popular worldwide, and the variety of materials and production methods used make it perfect for tastings. The hit collaboration between “Fist of the North Star” and shochu is also a great gift that is sure to please. Despite its impactful name, “Invitation to the Demon World” is a very easy-to-drink sweet potato shochu. Once you try it, you’ll be hooked…!

Koumu Shuzo, a sake brewery located in Kashima City, Saga Prefecture and established in 1688 during the Genroku period, is situated in the historically significant Hama-juku area, designated by the Japanese government as an Important Preservation District for Groups of Traditional Buildings. Upholding the motto of “Innovation through Tradition,” Koumu Shuzo balances the preservation of traditional sake-making techniques with a constant pursuit of new and innovative methods. In addition to their collaboration with “Fist of the North Star,” Koumu Shuzo’s “Devilman” and “Cutie Honey” shochu are also popular among anime fans and shochu enthusiasts. These products showcase the beauty of Japanese culture and the passion and craftsmanship of the makers, using locally sourced ingredients from Saga Prefecture.