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

Chrysanthemum Flower

Chrysanthemum Flower

Japanese people have long cherished the chrysanthemum flower. The flower is said to have longevity effects and is prized by the Japanese as a medicinal... more

CabbageCabbage Sea ScallopsSea Scallops

LOCAL CUISINE

Kakke Dumpling

Kakke Dumpling

“Kakke” is a local delicacy from the Nanbu region, made with buckwheat or wheat mixed with water and salt. The dough is flattened, cut into... more

Beko-MochiBeko-Mochi Nanban MisoNanban Miso

AOMORI RECIPE

Sea urchin rice

Sea urchin riceJun 28, 2022

Lettuce, which grows well under the cool and drier weather, fits the climate of Aomori Prefecture, and its best season is about to begin. Lettuce has approximately 30 leaves per one, and the four outer leaves, with high fiber and crunchy taste, are compatible with oil and good for fried rice. 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.