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The official label for rice exclusively grown inside the Shizuoka Pefecture for sake brewing under the name oh « Homare Fuji » has been chosen.
The label comes in Japanese and English in two versions, black on white and white on black.
The labels were designed by Ms. Sumiyo Inagaki, third-year student at Shizuoka Culture and Arts University who was chosen ahead of 9 other students at the same University.
The label can used for sake brewed only with Homare Fuji Rice. which was granted gobernment recognition in 2005 and is grown on 12 ha. in the central part of the Prefecture, especially around Yaizu City.