Sake distributor offering Japanese sake direct from Japan breweries
Japan based Licensed Sake distributor and Japanese Sake exporter of smaller Artisan breweries with generations of history and awards, targeting Sake importers Japan based Licensed Sake distributor and Japanese Sake exporter of smaller Artisan breweries with generations of history and awards, targeting Sake importers

Sakeportal is a Sake distributor and Sake exporter selling Japanese Sake fresh and direct from the Sake breweries in Japan.

This site targets agents, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, bars, restaurants, hotels and businesses looking to import Sake or sell Japanese Sake direct to customers.

For individual consumers, luxury suppliers and high-end businesses seeking something a bit special, we have, selling World exclusive Limited bottle run Sake.

Please ensure you buy from a licensed Sake distributor! In Japan you can check this as they must have their license on their website by law.

In support of local traditional breweries

Based in Kyoto, Japan and under direct Agreement with the Sake breweries, we represent small Artisan Sake breweries to bring

True Taste Sake to the world.

We focus on breweries who excel in producing the highest quality Sake using traditional methods and sourcing/supporting local businesses.

We have strict supplier criteria,

We do not buy from mass producers and,

We have exclusivity on many of our Sakes.

Through our relationships and by matching current global trends our aim is to offer you an advantage over your competitors and offer a smooth business flow for the import of Japanese Sake.


Our Inspiration


From the beautiful clear waters of Hokkaido to the delicately refined Sake rice, we are inspired by the Japanese
Artisan craft Sake breweries who stand by their traditional brewing methods to produce the perfect Sake.


Sake Trends

We have noticed the demand for the import of Japanese Sake is changing:

As people become more aware of Japanese Sake (and Japan in general) they are seeking out new, interesting Sake to import that is in tune with global trends.

This is reflected in orders from our clients for non-mass produced Sake with brand traditional stories. They can offer special sales points, stand out from the competition and attract new consumers.

The Sake we export matches the current global trends and the Sake trend.

SakePortal enables you to fufill the growing global demand and increase sales of Sake.


Why Import Japanese Sake Direct from Japan?

  • Freshness

  • Price Reduction of 30-50%

  • Range of Products

  • Flexibility

  • Ability to Negotiate

  • Why wouldn’t you go to the Source?

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SakePortal Service

From Sourcing, Negotiation to Destination; SakePortal offers a smooth business flow.

We have traveled Japan to source from traditional and innovative Sake breweries who produce Sake with strong stories to give a differentiating sales points for our Sake importers.

Through our shipping partners we provide a logistical solution to match your needs. Should you need anything or have questions please do allow us to help you.

Our Team

We are a small company with a strong team and good relationships with key people in the Japanese Sake industry.
Thanks to our experienced and well-known team we are able to open the doors to smaller Sake breweries.

Our Breweries

Because we are based in Japan and deal direct with the Sake breweries we can offer a more flexible and personal service than other distributors.

Our Sake is exported to order, direct from the Sake breweries ensuring our clients get the freshest Sake. Through our relationships we also offer clients quick access to new seasonal Sake before it is available to the general market, OEM and special production runs.


We are very careful about the Breweries we choose to represent.

Our Logistics

By Air, by Ocean, Direct to your door, CIF, FOB-no problem!

If you cant find what you are looking for. Contact us with your Sake needs and we will source the Sake to match you and your customers.

Special Service

Private Label.
Through our Sake brewery relationships we have persuaded our suppliers to allow own label Sake.

What does this mean?

As a Distributor you can offer an added sales point or have your own brand Sake!

For businesses you can have your own, exclusive branded Sake to match your brand, event or create a personal message for your customers. This level of personalization and exclusivity will attract new Customers and increase Sake sales.

The primary appeal of OEM Japanese Sake is that it represents a truly unique Japanese Sake made especially for you and your business.

Develop your own Sake.

Become a national brand.

Sake Sourcing.
Tried a Sake but do not know where or how to buy it?

Have a gorgeous food menu and would like the perfect Sake to match?

We will source and negotiate Sake on your behalf. Just contact us!

Our Merit

  • Experience

  • Knowledge

  • Connnections

  • Reputation

  • Relationships

  • Native English/Japanese

  • Constantly adapting and following global trends

Quality Standards

  • Japanese Certified Sake sommelier

  • Strict supplier criteria


Your Merit

  • Pre-negotiated discount prices

  • Exclusive Sake and agreements

  • OEM with reduced minimum quantities

  • Speed and flexibility

  • No communication barriers

  • Ease of business

  • Trusted shipping partners

Extra Benefits

  • On trend sales points of difference

  • Personal (friendly!) service


How to import Japanese Sake

Our reputation as a Japanese company means we will always do our best for our clients in a fair and honest manner.
As the Japanese say “saizenn wo tsukushimasu”.

Our Commitment to You

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Breweries visited
Brewery Exclusive contracts