月毎の一覧 March 2020

Love Letter to Food in Nagano 長野の食文化にエール

海外メディアに長野の食文化の感想を頼まれた。その答えです。

An overseas journalist asked for our opinion on food in Nagano.  She wanted to know what the signature dishes are and the best restaurants, with a focus on international cuisine and dietary restrictions.

I’d like to share the list I put together, but please be forewarned I am biased for our onsen town Togura-Kamiyamada.

Nagano is famous for buckwheat noodles aka soba.  There are highly regarded soba restaurants throughout the Prefecture, including Kaya here in our town (historical thatched-roof building that used to be a sake brewery; served authentically with an actual wasabi root that you can grate yourself),

Kaya’s historical thatched-roof building

Kaya’s authentic soba with an actual wasabi root...

もっと読む