Ozeki’s original Japanese brewery was founded in 1711 by Ozakaya Chobei in Nada district of Hyogo prefecture.  Over the years, Ozeki has become one of the world’s major sake brewers.

In 1979, Ozeki became the first Japanese producer to establish a presence in the USA. 

Ozeki Sake (U.S.A.) Inc. celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2019, renewing its pioneering spirit and commitment to brewing the finest fresh sake.