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Notice of Office Relocation

Mutual Trading office and warehouse has moved to a new location in El Monte.Read Notice of Office Relocation. New office address:4200 Shirley Ave. El Monte, CA 91731Tel: (213) 626-9458Fax: (213) 626-5130 Office hoursMonday to Friday8 am - 5 pm Will call hoursMonday to Friday8 am - 5 pmClosed for breaks at10 am – 10:15 am12…
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Little Tokyo Salutes the LAFD

Serving with Courage, Integrity, and Pride From July 1st to 3rd, five Little Tokyo restaurants joined in on a community service program, paying tribute to the Los Angeles Fire Department First Responders for their courageous services. Fire engines rolled into Little Tokyo stopping by the Little Tokyo Public Safety Association Koban, as fire fighters were…
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2017 Industry Only Premium Sake Tasting

Save the date for INDUSTRY ONLY PREMIUM SAKE TASTING! Featuring 8 labels: [Left to Right] Kamotsuru Sokaku Daigijo Ryujin Junmai Daiginjo Nama Zuke Tatenokawa 18 Junmai Daiginjo Katsuyama Junmai Daiginjo "Den" Born Nihon No Tsubasa Junmai Daiginjo Musashino Junmai Daiginjo Hakkaisan Yukimuro Junmai Ginjo Nanbu Bijin Daiginjo
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Taste of Japan: Sake & Shochu

[caption id="attachment_5815" align="alignleft" width="691"] CIA Sommelier Summit: Wine sommeliers accelerate their understanding of other alcohol beverages, including Sake & Shochu[/caption] At a recent gathering of 150 sommeliers from around the world, Japanese Sake and Shochu were the focus at a 3-day Sommelier Summit sponsored by the world’s premier culinary college, The Culinary Institute of America…
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TEXSOM: Sake Recognition Day Among Wine Elites

[metaslider id=5640]   The state of Texas ranks at the nation’s third largest foodservice market and alcohol consumption. Correspondingly, it also holds the third largest share of the Japanese food market in America, behind California and New York. Now with Toyota’s move to Plano pulling a migration of other Japanese companies to Texas, there’s anticipation…
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Restaurant Trend Report: Taste of Japan

[caption id="attachment_5482" align="aligncenter" width="770"] Chef Hirotoshi Ogawa of All Japan Sushi Association in Mexico City demonstrates to 100 food professionals, emphasizing upon the importance of proper rice handling: washing, cooking, and Sushi rice prepping.[/caption] This year, Mutual Trading will celebrate 90 years of importing and distributing Japanese foods into the US. Behind the scenes of…
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Washoku and Sake Tastings in Napa, the Wine Mecca of USA

[caption id="attachment_5051" align="aligncenter" width="770"] Washoku & Sake tasting events sponsored by the Ministry of Agricuture, Forestry and Fisheries, held in Napa and San Francisco[/caption] It’s no exaggeration that Napa is considered the wine mecca of USA. In the historic Paris Wine Tasting of 1976, or the Judgement of Paris, prominent judges (including the owner of…
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Mutual Trading Reps Visit Takara

More than sixty Mutual Trading sales reps visited Takara Sake USA Inc. The trip was planned for the reps to further extend expertise on Sake brewing through a guided tour of the newly expanded plant. The group held forums on product development and on lively exchange of marketing ideas. Thirty-three years ago was the start…
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