The mark consists of a label shaped as an open Japanese scroll, which has a lighter top half and a darker bottom half; a raising sun, a mountain and a branch of cherry blossoms appear in the center of the label. Japanese characters which transliterate to "Mikado" and words "The art of wine making" appear at the lighter half of the label, and words "The art of wine making" and "Mikado" appear at the darker half of the label. The edge of the label is framed by a single border.
Color is not claimed as a feature of the mark.
Sun, rising or setting (partially exposed or partially obstructed) , Sun, other representations of the sun , Other branches with leaves, with or without fruit , Daffodils, Mountains (landscapes), Foil, aluminum (rolls) , Address labels, Asian characters