The essay of Dr. Hirata, Vice Director of Sakeology Center, “The Challenge of Sakeology: Japanese alcohol beverage Sake to the World,” appeared as the opening essay in Vol. 116, No. 1 (Jan. 15, 2021) of Journal of the Brewing Society of Japan, issued by Brewing Society of Japan.
The article introduces the background, concepts, and prospects of Sakeology.
The article is available below (in Japanese).