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Japan[Iwate] Beyond ordinary itineraries Vol.6 The Hiraizumi and Ichinoseki Area in Iwate Prefecture
Like Lotus Flowers Grown from 2,000-year-old Seeds

“Chipangu (Japan) is an Island towards the East in the high seas, 1500 miles distant from the Contin...

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Mar 22, 2018

A favorite seasoning of Nordic chefs as well.
Hanamaruki's "Liquid Shio-Koji" inspires chefs around the world.

Japanese traditional fermented seasoning "shio-koji" is said to bring out the essential umami of any...

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Nov 22, 2017

Japan [Yamagata]
TSURUOKA TOPICSTsuruoka’s shining light of gastronomical delights

In December 2014, Tsuruoka became the first ever Japanese city to join the UNESCO Creative Cities Ne...

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Nov 17, 2017

Turn Tohoku's farming and fishing villages into destinations!
"Fooding Tourism(Culinary Tourism)" travel to satisfy your intellectual and gastronomic curiosity

We have made continuous efforts to collect information from all over Japan, focusing on food and gas...

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Nov 09, 2017

Higher Education in Gastronomy - A First for Japan!

Le Cordon Bleu forms educational partnership with Ritsumeikan University College of Gastronomy Manag...

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Sep 28, 2017

Japan [Yamagata]
Mountains and the sea: Heart and soul of the Shonai Region in Yamagata

High on the slopes of Mount Haguro, in an area called Shonai Region in the northwest of Yamagata Pre...

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Sep 28, 2017

Japan [Iwate]
In Iwate, the flavor of resilience.

The Japanese proverb,”Aru-wa nai ni masaru” translates loosely as, “Something is better than nothing...

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Aug 23, 2017

Japan [Iwate]
Iwate's enduring food traditions

Restaurant L’aureole stands atop a steep cliff overlooking the tree-dotted Sanriku Coast of Iwate Pr...

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Aug 15, 2017

Japan [Aomori]
Creating new value fromAomori's culinary past.

The windswept Tanesashi Coast, on the eastern edge of Hachinohe city in Aomori Prefecture, is a 12-k...

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Aug 15, 2017

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