Fukushima’s premium sake wins worldwide acclaim, as brewers eye global markets in prefecture’s push for recovery

In an area of Japan still decimated by nuclear disaster, sake is offering cause for hope.For the past five years the sake brewers of Fukushima — on a two-decade quest to develop premium products — have captured the most gold medals in a key national competition, and have won numerous international awards. Drinkers worldwide have … Continue reading Fukushima’s premium sake wins worldwide acclaim, as brewers eye global markets in prefecture’s push for recovery