Aomori group cooks up victory at ninth B-1 Grand Prix

National Oct 20, 2014

Aomori group cooks up victory at ninth B-1 Grand Prix

A group from Aomori Prefecture won the ninth B-1 Grand Prix food contest in Koriyama, Fukushima Prefecture, over the weekend, besting chefs from across the country who came to champion their regional "B-kyu (class)" cuisine. The Towada Barayaki Seminar from the city of Towada took ...

Namie evacuees bag food trophy

National Nov 11, 2013

Namie evacuees bag food trophy

Fried noodles served up by nuclear evacuees of the town of Namie, Fukushima Prefecture, won first prize in this year's low-price popular food contest B-1 Grand Prix held in the city of Toyokawa, Aichi Prefecture, over the weekend. The Namie team, whose members had to ...