We've collected together information relating to Nihon-shu and the sakes that represent Japan. If you come to Japan, try drinking sake alongside Japanese food in restaurants and izakayas. We also recommend it as a souvenir.

Fundamental knowledge about sake you'll want to know about!

First let's take a look at the basic types and terminology of sake!

▼ Selecting food that pairs well with sake is really fun. I will recommend dishes that go well with sake from the regular izakaya menu.

▼ Like wine, there are various types of sake, depending on the region and the method used to make it. Let's take a look at what kinds of brands there are!

Sake breweries and establishments where you can enjoy sake by area

We have compiled recommended establishments by area, featuring everything from sake breweries where you can take a tour or sample the sake, to izakayas that you can step into without any hesitation!