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. 36 No. 2   Summer 2022

THE JAPANESE TABLEIndex

Articles on traditional Japanese food culture

The Secrets of Taste in Japanese Cuisine
by Tohru Fushiki

Flavor

This second installment in our series on the complexities of taste explores elements of flavor in Japanese cuisine, and how umami along with traditional Japanese seasonings inform the unique character of Japanese dishes.

Index TRENDS IN
TASTE

Current food topics

IndexFUNDAMENTALS
101

Essentials of Japanese cuisine

Index SPIRIT OF THE
SEASONS

Japanese seasonal foods and traditions

MORE ABOUT
JAPANESE COOKING
Index

Recipes and tips for cooking fusion and traditional dishes

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