Registration as Intangible Cultural Property
Artist: Utagawa Yoshikatsu
Published: Kaei 5 (1852)
Artist: Utagawa Kunisada
Published: Kaei 7 (1854)
This digital exhibition aims to showcase how kokushu was advertised throughout history in Japan, starting from the Edo period.
In 1922, Japan enacted its first age restriction on alcohol, ‘Minor Drinking Prohibition Act’. This explanation will briefly explain the background of the introduction of the act.
Introduction to the umami culture, mirin, and sake from southern southern Aichi Prefecture
Introduction to the reusable cycle of the 1.8L bottles used for Japanese alcoholic beverages. (Japanese only).