Book with Confidence. We are a Member of ABTA, ATOL and IATA.

Language

FAQ
  • Kansai
  • Kyoto

Kyo Shichimi

Kyo Shichimi

Shichimi is mix of traditional Japanese spices, red chilli pepper, Japanese pepper, sesame seeds, poppy seeds, hemp seeds, dried citrus peel and green dried seaweed. Created in 17th century during the Edo period, it goes well with Soba (buckwheat) noodles and can be added to any dish.

Kyo Shichimi is known for its traditional methods in preserving food, by paying more attention to the taste than the spiciness.

Each maker has its original method of mixing and people in Kyoto have their own favorite purveyor.

Answers Staff

Enquiry & Answers

Find you perfect Japan Holidays by calling or send us an online enquiry.
Please call us on: 020 7611 0150 or make an enquiry. We will get back to you soon!

Find you perfect Japan Holidays by calling or send us an online enquiry.
Please call us on: 020 7611 0150 or make an enquiry. We will get back to you soon!

CUSTOMER REVIEWS

4.9 out of 5

(139 Reviews)

29 May 2018

review_mark

Other place you may like in Kansai

  • Tako-yaki

    Tako-yaki

  • Lake Biwa Great Fireworks Festival

    Lake Biwa Great Fireworks Festival

  • Miho Museum

    Miho Museum

  • Tenjin Festival

    Tenjin Festival

  • Amanohashidate

    Amanohashidate

These tours you may enjoy

  • Japan: The New Golden Route (via Kagoshima)

    Japan: The New Golden Route (via Kagoshima)

  • Kyoto 3 days (Plan B: private transfers)

    Kyoto 3 days (Plan B: private transfers)

  • 12 day Japan itinerary: The Classic Golden Route

    12 day Japan itinerary: The Classic Golden Route

  • West Japan: Kansai and Kyoto

    West Japan: Kansai and Kyoto

  • 9-Day Japan Combination Package (From Kyoto)

    9-Day Japan Combination Package (From Kyoto)

Latest Article about things to do Latest Article about things to do

Contact Information

Call Us: 020 7611 0150

or click here to make an Enquiry

6 Southampton Pl, London WC1A 2DB

Newsletter Sign Up

*By subscribing to this newsletter,
I agree to the Privacy Policy.

Newsletter Sign Up

*By subscribing to this newsletter,
I agree to the Privacy Policy.

Follow Us

Book with Confidence.

Speak to our Japan Experts : 020 7611 0150
or click here to make an Enquiry

Book with Confidence.

ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct.

©JAPAN TRAVEL CENTRE - Tailor your Japan travel by Japan specialist.

Change your Location