Tag: kaiseki

Kaiseki Tai

Kaiseki Tai

  A quiet eating 9/10. GBP 60 excluding service and drinks.   Kagura 5-5-9 Akasaka, Minato-ku,  Tokyo.

Kaiseki Soba

Kaiseki Soba

I remember when I was small, I would look forward with eager anticipation to airplane food.  As the air hostesses would glide down the aisles handing out their trays, I would wait in eager anticipation.  What I was waiting for with bated breath was soba […]

Nagano – a temple, a ryokan and a kaiseki dinner

Nagano – a temple, a ryokan and a kaiseki dinner

So after Matsumoto it was time to visit Nagano. When travelling near the big new year holiday, you learn that food is hard to come by… Had to queue up for 30 minutes for this bowl of ramen, not because it was especially good (it […]

Fuji journeys, part IV

Fuji journeys, part IV

Last post on fuji (out of order I know). This is about the dinner we had at the Ryokan. First course First part of the first course.  Starting from the top left, going clockwise.  Jellyfish, avocado tofu, sharkfin jelly with gold foil, carrot tofu, chicken skewer. More […]