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

Squid

Squid

Aomori has great fishing grounds for squid on the northern seas. Though squid fishing is prevalent across the prefecture, the port of Hachinohe boasts the... more

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LOCAL CUISINE

Red Turnip Pickles

Red Turnip Pickles

Red turnip pickles are a traditional dish unique to the Tsugaru region. The pickles are made with dashi kelp, vinegar, coarse sugar, and red turnip... 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.