About us

Meishu Center Yokohama is an affiliate of the Meishu Center Tokyo.

With the leadership of Brian Hutto and Yosuke “Yoshi” Nakano, they have delivered the same Variety, Value and Quality of Craft Sake from the Meishu Center Tokyo to Yokohama.

Brian obtained his Certified Sake Professional (CSP) education in Japan.  He also is a licensed exporter of sake. He relocated to Japan after career moves from San Francisco, CA and Boston, MA where he worked in banking and sales.  His hometown is Louisville, KY where he is a graduate of the University of Louisville.

Yoshi is an Advanced Sake Professional (ASP).  He also is a licensed exporter of sake.  He is a native Japanese that obtained his university degree in the United States.

Our mission is to share our passion and knowledge of sake.




Shop Name: Meishu Center Yokohama
Company Name: Hutto Trading, LLC
Owner: Brian Hutto
Location: Kanagawa-ken, Yokohama-shi, Nishi-ku, Minamisaiwai 2-18-3 Building 2F, Japan ZIP 220-0005 (Map
Phone: +81-45-624-8186

Email: Contact Page

License: Alcoholic beverage export, import, retail and online selling license
Certification: 2017/January

Certified Sake Professional (CSP) by The Sake Education Council
Sensei: John Gauntner

(URL: http://sake-world.com/japanese/)
(URL: http://www.sakeeducationcouncil.org/)

Notice: ●Under 20 years old are not allowed to drink alcoholic beverages in Japan.
●Women should not drink alcoholic beverages during pregnancy because of the risk of birth defects.
●We may ask you to show your ID if we think you are under 20 years old.
●Our sake and appetizer price may change in the future.
●We may change website contents if necessary.