First produced in 1948 in Akasaka district in Tokyo, HOPPY is celebrated as one of the most iconic of mixer beverage traditionally paired with sochu. In recent years, HOPPY has been embraced by the new generation of tastemakers who value uniqueness and share the joy of creating one’s own recipe to call HOPPY their own. Whether to have it as is at its low 0.8% ABV or mix it with various liquors and spirits like gin, vodka, and plume wine, HOPPY is happy to be a part of pursuit for happiness and individuality.
MAKE HOPPY YOUR OWN.
HOPPY's Three Elements of Happy
An equal mixture of HOPPY and KURO HOPPY with shochu. This well-balanced drink pairs nicely with all types of cuisine, from Japanese to other Asian to European and all Western palate.
A very crisp drink made with 25-proof shochu and HOPPY.
The name derives from its “ultra-dry” experience that combines the flavor of the brewed HOPPY and the finish of the distilled Shochu. Upon preparing all elements chilled, fill shochu up to the second ★ marker on the mug (110 cc) and vigorously pour HOPPY to finish. (approx. 7% alcohol content).
A light, mouthfeel drink made with a mix of both 20-proof and 25-proof shochu.
With the 20-proof shochu frozen-cold into a sherbet-like state, pour halfway to the first ★ marker in the mug (35 cc). The well-chilled 25-proof shochu is then added to just above the first ★ marker in the mug. Vigorously pour HOPPY to finish. (approx. 4.8% alcohol content).
HOPPY ON THE SKY
HOPPY is made possible when and only when a true and local ingredients are sourced. From the indigenous hops to the spring water of Chichibu mountains to the purple yam that colors our beloved Rubin Rot, HOPPY is first and foremost committed to the pursuit of authenticity.
HOPPY is health-friendly for its super low-calories, low-carbs, and zero purin that is known to cause many ailments like gout and high blood pressure. With no preservatives added, you can enjoy HOPPY and products like sour mixers knowing it is all gentle to your body.
For the Future
HOPPY is known for its glass bottles that protects the flavor and also made of its own recyclable glass. With care for the environment, HOPPY sees the rebirth of every new bottles that comes from the old as commitment to the future.