Japan: Food for the Spirit (1987)

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  • Featuring

    Tim Pigott-Smith

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


  • Genre

    Factual TV

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Japanese food is by tradition, healthy and simple to prepare, and this programme looks at various types: Buddhist vegetarian food made in a nunnery; high-class restaurant cuisine; typical family food how it is prepared, and how it changes with the seasons. Includes a look at the harvesting of seaweed.

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