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How to Grow Wasabi

Wasabi has long been a favorite of the Japanese people. From a technical point of view as a “plant,” it is classified in the genus Eutrema of the Brassicaceae family, and its scientific name is Wasabia japonica Matsumura. As the scientific name “japonica” means “Japan,” Wasabi is said to be native to Japan. While evolution […]


Hana Wasabi (Wasabi Flower) – Now Available

Due to high demand, we decided to bring back Hana Wasabi (wasabi flower) in our line up. Our wasabi flower is marinated in soy sauce and is only harvested in Spring of every year. Due to the limited production, production quantities are limited so if you’re interested, please contact your sales rep right away. This […]

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The Necessity of Wasabi for the Modern People by Toshihiko Osawa (Professor Emeritus, Nagoya University)

  With the continuing threat of new coronavirus infections, the importance of our daily lifestyle, especially our diet, is being pointed out. There is a need for modern people to enhance our biological defense capabilities, such as our immunity, antioxidant and detoxification capacities. Our research group focused on the functionality of “phytochemicals. We first focused […]

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[Recipe] Beets Salad with Yuzu vinaigrette

This recipe is perfect for the holiday season to bring to your next gathering. Wow your guests by whipping together this easy and healthy salad that everyone can enjoy! Ingredients: (Yuzu vinaigrette) ½ tbsp yuzu juice 1 tbsp lemon juice 1 tbsp orange juice 3 tbsp yuzu oil 2 dates 1 tsp dijon mustard ¼ […]