Konbu (thick edible kelp) is harvested in the mineral rich waters of Hokkaido. Konbu must be cooked for a long time, which draws out its high level of umami.This ma-konbu (lit. “true kelp”) was selected for its high quality, refined flavor and deep aroma, resulting in a dashi that is clean and clearand is a great choice for vegetarians and vegans.
KATSUOBUSHI Prefecture:Shizuoka Producer: Katsuo Kobo Ingredients: Katsuobushi (dried skipjack tuna from Makurazaki City, Kagoshima Prefecture) Size: 40g
Katsuo Kobo takes the extra long months and effort to ferment their katsuobushi (skipjack tuna) intohonkarebushi('true' katsuobushi), using a traditional process that has been fading overtime. The result is a flavor that is deep and aromatic, and is sought after by chefs throughout Japan.
Shiitake mushrooms are the base for this earthy, savory dashi that is made from rehydrating dried shiitake mushrooms (which can then be used for cooking). These prized shiitake are grown for two years on kunugi(Japanese sawtooth oak trees) and then dried for 24 hours to concentrate the umami flavors and rich aroma.
AWASE SHINISENO DASHI Prefecture:Osaka Producer: Nagaike Konbu Ingredients:Ma-konbu('true' natural kelp),katsuobushi(dried bonito) Size:10 packages (each makes 600ml of dashi)
Awase dashi is the most commonly useddashi in Japan. These convenient to use packs include high-qualityma-konbu and katsuobushi caught using a traditional fishing method to create a pure, sweet and mellow dashi.
Mentsuyu (lit. “noodle broth”) is a commonly used seasoning found in numerous Japanese dishes including noodles, rice bowls, hot pots and as a dipping sauce. Made from a collection of some of Japan’s most iconic ingredients, it's a convenient way to increase the depth of flavor in dishes.
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