Hideaki Arai

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Kobe's Nada brewery district drawing foreign fans of sake

National Jan 12, 2016

Kobe's Nada brewery district drawing foreign fans of sake

With demand for sake leveling off in Japan, brewers in the Nada area of Kobe are pinning their hopes on growing numbers of Asian tourists. Foreign visitors have been increasing in number at sake museums run by brewers in Naga Gogo, the generic name of ...