Hyouge Mono (Jocular Fellow)
A manga featuring Jin Minakata, a surgeon who traveled back in time to the end of the Edo period and helped save the lives of people in Edo by exercising his knowledge and medical tools of his modern era. In the Edo period, people not only drank shochu but also used it as a disinfectant due to its high alcohol level. Therefore, there are scenes of Minakata distilling shochu for his patients. This manga was also adapted into a TV drama.
Artist: Motoka Murakami