Brewing sake is a wonderful and unique craft in the world of alcoholic beverages.

But compared to wine, beer, or spirits there is still very little available information outside of Japan and the Japanese language. This makes for a very high barrier to entry in almost every aspect: access to technical information, sourcing materials, connecting with peers, sharing knowledge.

What you’ll find below is intended to assist with sourcing all of the materials needed to brew sake. Additionally you will find a collection of the best known books and resources for everything needed to start a sake brewery. This includes starting and running a business as well as understanding the business of your customers (restaurants, retailers, distributors) and suppliers (growers, manufacturers).

Sake is part of the food and beverage industry. Learn the industry!

Sake Forum πŸ”’

Our Sake Forum is the #1 resource for sake brewers around the world to communicate, collaborate, and network.

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Sake Knowledge Database πŸ”’

Our knowledge database includes sourcing information, recipes, history, legal information, and more!

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Sake Job Board

Discover new jobs in the sake industry and apply for those jobs. Employers have the ability to post new jobs and review current applicants.

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Web Resources

A wide selection of free resources on the sake industry available online.

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Books on Sake

We have compiled a list of books on sake with links to make it easy to purchase them.

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Videos

Internal and external videos about sake, the brewers, and the industry.

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