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Castanea mollissima, the Chinese chestnut, closely resembles its European counterpart, and is used in much the same way, while the Japanese chestnut, Castanea crenata, bears a larger, starchier nut that is more often served intact than ground into flour or meal.
In general, the sake-making process uses pure filtered water, a special sake rice, starchier than "eating" rice, and a special mold to start the fermenting process.