This Asakura Sansho Tapenade was created out of a desire to bring out the fullest flavor of the Asakura sansho native to Yabu City.We hope you will enjoy the bite of the refreshing spiciness and scent of this sansho.
|SIZE||65 x 65 mm|
|PRICE||¥834 + tax|
What is the Asakura sansho?
They say that the Asakura sansho originated from selective breeding of a plant that was native to Asakura Village, Yabu County, Hyogo Prefecture (currently Asakura, Yokacho, Yabu City).It's biggest features are its beautiful green color, as well as the simultaneously spicy yet citrusy flavors.
～The noble origins of the sansho, used as an offering from the Japanese feudal lords This is a very special sansho, such that there are stories saying that a long time ago Toyotomi Hideyoshi would drink Asakura sansho scalded in boiling water as if it were tea, and records of it being presented by Ikuno agistrate Naomoto Mamiya to Tokugawa Ieyasu during the Edo period.At the time it was an ultra high class item that would never pass the lips of a commoner.
What is a tapenade?
A tapenade is a traditional Provence olive paste made from crushed olives with anchovies,capers, and olive oil added in.It's an all-purpose seasoning originating in southern France that can be easily used in a wide variety of cuisines; it goes well with many ingredients, including vegetables, seafood, and meat.
Japanese castella sponge cake baked with rice flour, that is 100% made from Tajima's 「Stork natural rice」brand rice.This gluten-free (no wheat flour) castella sponge cake has the
04 KATASHIMA PRODUCTS SAKE JELLY（PURE RICE SAKE）
Hyogo Tajima's famous sake "Noza Homare" has been reborn as a smooth jelly for adults. A PURE RICE SAKE JELLY with a smooth texture, a mellow aroma of sake, and a refreshing aftertaste.PREV
01 KATASHIMA PRODUCTS MARMALADE（TENDAKI YUZU）
Making use of the fresh juice of organically grown Tendaki Yuzu and the subtle bitterness of the peel creates a marmalade with refreshing balance of the yuzu's sourness and sweetness, and the bitterness of its peel. With a unique personality that is very distinct from lemon or lime, we are sure you will enjoy the refreshing flavor and taste of Tendaki Yuzu Marmalade.NEXT