SAKE NEWS from JAPAN – ikki Weekly Update 8th – 14th February 2021


SAKE NEWS from JAPAN – ikki Weekly Update 8th – 14th February 2021



In this ikki weekly news, ikki deliver what is happening in Japan in Sake industry for your knowledge as well as hints for your business.

Please note that if you would like to see photos or full contents, kindly visit the original site from the link below the news topic and use google translate to see the full news.


The updated news in 8th – 14th February 2021 is below;



Collaboration in Audio SNS club house! Awamori “Shirayuri” from Awamori distillery and bottle company. / Ikehara Shuzo

Ref.日本初?!話題の音声SNS「クラブハウス」で老舗がコラボ、1週間で商品化泡盛「白百合」×知念紅型研究所 オリジナル紅型包み限定酒発売へ/ PR TIMES




[Brand Design]

Brand Design of Hasegawa Eiga from Yaegaki brewery awarded in “C2A Creative Communication Award”, “DNA Paris Design Awards 2020”, “DFA Design for Asia Awards 2020” and “Kukan Design Award 2020” / Yaegaki brewery

Ref.最高級日本酒『長谷川栄雅』が世界有数のデザイン賞を受賞/PR TIMES




[Against covid19]

Matsuri Ale, the craft beer, to support local and religious festival “Omatsuri” / Omatsuri Japan

Ref.コロナ禍で苦慮する全国の祭りを応援!祭り応援ビール『マツリエール』の販売を、2021年3月3日より開始 ~売り上げの10%を全国の祭り主催者に寄付~/PR TIMES




The spirit made of Japanese Sake and lemon “Kohaku Jochu SAKE Zest spirit” / Naorai

Ref.【瀬戸内で誕生】日本酒由来の『浄酎』とレモンで造るウイスキーのような熟成酒『琥珀浄酎(こはくじょうちゅう)』を、2月12日(金)よりクラウドファンディングサイト「Makuake」にて先行販売開始。/ PR TIMES