WE'RE SEEING GOLD!

We're thrilled to announce another big win! NOD secured 4 x Double Gold medals at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, the most medals for any gin in the world!

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RECOMMENDED BY GIN LOVERS AROUND JAPAN

★★★★★

"The new Nozawa Onsen Distillery is an attractive sightseeing spot for visitors to enjoy and taste different spirits made from the natural bounties of Nozawa.”

Toshi Tomii
Mayor of Nozawa Onsen
★★★★★

"The taste and aroma of craft gin and whisky made with natural spring water tells a new story of Nozawa Onsen."

Kenji Kono
Director of Nozawa Onsen Tourism Association
★★★★★

"I really enjoy pairing Nozawa Onsen gin with dishes and desserts."

Takamasa Hirahara
Local Nozawa Chef
NOZAWA ONSEN. SHINSHU, JAPAN

the spirit of Nozawa

Our Spirits begin as snowmelt that filters for 50 years through ancient mountain granite. Spirits, made with patience, old wisdom, naive exuberance and locally sourced ingredients. Taste the mountains, the forest and the unique seasons in every drop. The Spirit of Nozawa. Shinshu, Japan.

local botanicals

Nozawa Onsen has endless natural bounties. From foraging to farming to sourcing locally, we aim to distill the best Nozawa has to offer in every bottle.

nozawa spring water

Any distiller will tell you, the best spirits start with the highest quality water. We chose Nozawa Onsen for this exact reason. We take daily trips to the local spring for you to enjoy.

hand crafted

Our distilling team patiently develops all of our spirits to ensure you drink the best product possible. Day in and day out, they continue to explore new botanicals and come up with new and interesting blends.

UPCOMING RELEASES

Spirits that follow the rhythm of Nozawa's 4 seasons. Pre-order to reserve your bottle!

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Doso gin

Be the first to try the Doso Gin, a tribute to the Dosojin Fire Festival and our latest limited release.
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