The exports of sake hit a record high in 2020 for the 11th consecutive year reaching a value of 24.1bn yen, a 3.1% increase on the previous year.

Tennis superstar Naomi Osaka has been appointed as creative director for SOTO after investing in the premium sake brand.

Japan's rice wine

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Sake is an ancient drink in Japan that is finding fortune across other markets. Jaq Bayles looks at its appeal

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