Food Forum

food forum is Kikkoman's quarterly newsletter. Each issue features various aspects of Japanese food culture and traditions in addition to current trends. It introduces recipes for Japanese staples as well as fusion dishes and provides news about Kikkoman Corporation worldwide.

Latest issueVol. 31 No. 1   April 2017

THE JAPANESE TABLEIndex

Articles on traditional Japanese food culture

Annual Events and Traditions
by Yoichiro Nakamura

Spring: From the New Year to Cherry Blossoms

Japan’s annual cycle of seasonal observances revolves around the ancient lunar calendar. In this new feature series, Food Forum highlights the very special foods that define these celebrations. Our first installment opens with the symbolism and traditions of the New Year and of new beginnings.

SPECIAL REPORTIndex

Japanese cuisine around the world

MORE ABOUT
JAPANESE COOKING
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Recipes and tips for cooking fusion and traditional dishes

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