An interesting "good news " article of how a famous Sake Brewery fared during and after the March 11th Earthquake and what measures they took to ensure their products were not contaminated.
It is pleasing to read that recently their sales have risen since the quake.
Read the story here
The Brewery is the Daishichi Sake Brewery in Nihonmatsu town and the same web site has a nice article explaining it's history and the artisan brewing process.
Daishichi Sake Brewery article.
The Brewery also has a good web site in English and Japanese
Company web site ( in English )
If I can track down any suppliers of their products in the U.K. I'll update the post later ,
I like a drop of sake.