UMAIMONO AOMORI

No.1 food

Aomori is the top producer of many products in Japan.

No.1 food

The prefecture offers unique, locally sustained products.

AOMORI SPECIALTY GUIDE

Strawberries

Strawberries

There are two groups of strawberries in Aomori, the winter/spring strawberries harvested between November and June, and summer/fall strawberries harvested between July and October. Size,... more

Sea CucumberSea Cucumber Seiten no HekirekiSeiten no Hekireki

LOCAL CUISINE

Monkfish Dressed in Miso

Monkfish Dressed in Miso

Monkfish, or ankou, is a traditional winter fish in Japan. Ankou hot pots and ankou liver are available in the Tokyo metropolitan area. However, ankou... more

Red Turnip PicklesRed Turnip Pickles Nanban MisoNanban Miso

AOMORI RECIPE

Shitogi Mochi

Shitogi MochiFeb 25, 2021

Shitogi, the original form of mochi,is made using finely milled rice powder and water. more

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ABOUT AOMORI

Aomori is home to a rich natural environment producing fresh top-quality produce. In addition, Aomori has distinct food cultures that have developed and continue to evolve within its many local regions.