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

Gobo

Gobo

Aomori prefecture is the number one producer of gobo in the nation. Production season reaches its peak between fall and winter. It is produced as... more

PearsPears MasshiguraMasshigura

LOCAL CUISINE

Octopus Dogu-Jiru

Octopus Dogu-Jiru

Octopus dogu-jiru, or octopus stew, has long been a favorite amongst fishermen. Since the head and legs of octopus are shipped out to customers, fishermen... more

Nanban MisoNanban Miso Shinagawa-JiruShinagawa-Jiru

AOMORI RECIPE

“Namasu” of Carrots and Kombu

“Namasu” of Carrots and KombuJan 24, 2022

“Namasu (vinegared dish)” is necessary for festive occasions such as “Osechi (New Year's cuisine).” 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.