What is BUNGO CUISINE？
The food culture of Oita is drawn from the wide range of wonderful ingredients native to the region which have been shaped by the area's terrain, climate, and historical cultivation.
"Bungo Cuisine" is the combination of the ingredients available with the food culture of the people of Oita.
In accordance with the following guidelines for Bungo Cuisine, we hope chefs will apply their skills and creativity towards creating new dishes that anyone can enjoy.
- The food must use Oita-produced ingredients.
- The food is prepared so as to reflect the traditional cuisine of Oita or acknowledges the nature and history of Oita.
- A written record of where ingredients were produced should accompany the food or when the food is served, an explanation should be given that provides details about the background of the menu as well as any comments from the chef.