Blessed Gifts


Discover and enjoy the many gifts of Shirakami

Unique foods. Traditional cultural experiences. Outdoor excursions.
Shirakami has it all.

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Hachimori Kankoichi Market

Take a walk through this local weekend market.

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Hiyama Natto

Infamous for its smell, challenge your palette with this local natto.

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Michi No Eki, Roadside Stations

A great place to stop as you drive through Akita. Rest and try local foods and produce.

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A Guide to Junsai

Nicknamed "Emeralds of the Water," these water vegetables are known for their health and beauty ben…

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Shirakami Sake

Brewed with Akita's famously delicious rice and the clean waters of World Heritage Site Shirakami S…

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Shirakami Vegetables

Grown with the clean water of World Heritage Site Shirakami Sanchi, these crops are fresh and bount…

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Grilled Squid

Fresh squid caught off of Akita's coast, grilled and seasoned to perfection.

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Jappu Sherbet

This sweet and colorful sherbet has been cooling off locals for decades.

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Okina Ame Candy

A timeless candy made with a secret family recipe.

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Izakaya Sakedoko Berabo

Enjoy eating and drinking among locals in this cozy Japanese-style bar.

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Izakaya Iki

Taste local flavors at this Japanese-style bar.

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Boschetto Bakery

The warm and inviting smell of fresh bread will have your mouth watering as soon as you walk in.

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Shinko, Japanese Dessert

The perfect Japanese sweet for those who like the traditional taste of red bean paste.

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Babahera Ice Cream

Look out for the roadside parasols on a hot day and try one of Akita's most famous treats.

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Shirakami Lamb

All natural, grass-fed lamb from the Shirakami area.

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